Welcome to the Library Media Center

  • Ms. Pfriender and Ms. Meade

     

     

    Ms. Pfriender, Media Specialist

     

     

     

     

     


    MISSION STATEMENT

    The mission of the College Park Elementary Media program is to ensure that the students and staff are effective users of ideas and information. This is accomplished by providing intellectual and physical access to materials in all formats; by providing instruction to foster competence and stimulate interest in reading, viewing, and using information and ideas; and by working with other educators to design learning strategies to meet the needs of individual students.

     

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    MEDIA CENTER HOURS

    7:40 - 7:55 -- Morning News Show 2:05-3:00 -- Planning / Teacher Services

     


    CIRCULATION POLICY

    Students may check out two books at a time.

     

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    GIFT POLICY

    Gifts are always appreciated. They may be added to the media center collection, given to teachers, or donated to the public library.

     

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    ACTIVITIES

     Coming Soon!

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    BOOK FAIR 

    Coming October 29-November 2

     Open during the day in the Library Media Center.


     

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    MORNING NEWS SHOW

    Our morning news show will air daily at 7:40 a.m.

    The purpose of our show is to let the school know about daily and future happenings and schedules.

     

     

    We look for students who have the following qualities:

    • Positive attitude
    • Responsibility
    • Teamwork
    • Good attendance
    • Good grades 

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    SUNSHINE STATE YOUNG READERS' AWARD

    The Sunshine State Young Readers' Award program presents a selection of fifteen books chosen each year by a committee of Florida librarians. They are chosen for their quality and appeal, and represent some of the best in children's literature today. Students in grades 3 through 5 are encouraged to read at least three of the books, so they can vote for their favorite. Every year, the author of the book with the most statewide votes is presented with the Sunshine State Young Readers' Award.

     

     

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    FRA CHILDREN'S BOOK AWARD

    The FRA Children's Book Award is a program sponsored by the Florida Reading Association and is for students in Pre-K through second grade. Students read or have read to them eight quality books, and then vote on their favorite book. The votes are tallied at the state level, and the author of the winning book receives recognition.

     

    Students in Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, first grade and second grade have the opportunity to read or listen to recent literature that is considered the best in the state. Students also learn about the importance of voting. Below are the Florida Reading Association's Children's Book Award Nominations for Pre-K through Grade 2:

     

     

     

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    QUICK LINKS

    For Kids... Poetry for Kids is a fun place for poetry and laughs!

    Take a look at Seussville website. It's ... well, diffendooferous!

    The Nine Planets for Kids -- Learn more about space as we "Explore New Worlds" this year. For Everyone... Discovery Online is a great website for any science-related questions you may have. Find the answer to whatever's puzzling you at http://www.discovery.com.

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Accelerated Reader Program

Accelerated Reader Program

The Accelerated Reader (AR) Program provides teachers and children a fun and exciting way to promote reading at home and in the classroom. The kids love to watch their progress and teachers often involve the students in setting AR point goals for the year.




Accelerated Reader Resources

If you would like to see which books we have in our school library, go to Destiny, our online card catalog, and click on our school.