Mrs. Shannon, Librarian

Mrs. Shannon1
Welcome to the Lexington Library!


Lexington is a Renaissance Empowered Educator School for Acclerated Reader!
Each of our students is a
read rock

 Students in Pre-K and Kindergartenenjoy a story time in the library once a week. Mrs. Shannon discusses authors,characters, themes, and much more!

Students in 1st and 2nd grade have a 45 minute time slot once a week. During this time they check out books on thier reading level. Mrs. Shannon also discuss authors, illustrators, book awards,themes, genre, and encourages independent reading. Students may also returnbooks and check out new ones during "Open Exachange" times during the week.

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lorax circle
1st graders in Story Circle, April 2016
"The Lorax"








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We also enjoy themed Read-A-Thons featuring dress up days!


March
"Lucky Readers"
st pats

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February 
ReadQuest from Coast to Coast...
Lexington reached 100% participation in this naitonwide reading event! We combined it with a birthday celebration for Dr. Seuss!

dr seuss

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 January 
disney

cinderella and prince


buzz

mary poppins alice

"The Polar Express"
December
polar express


TRICK-OR-READ!! October
costumes

witch and brewhook n book


luigi footballprincess




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What a success our PINK OUT Read-A-Thon was!
pink ladies
Read Cure
Each pink balloon represents a book "Read for the Cure" and an AR quiz!
Way to go Lexington!

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coming soon

pirates life
We set sail with a good book September 15, 2017!
Come to school dressed as a pirate.
Mrs. Shannon will serve Salty Sea Water to all the little readers. 
Twelve lucky mateys will win a pirate bag filled with booty!


 
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Read Tigers, Read!!

tiger with books

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Mrs. Johnette Downing will visit our school during the 2017-2018 school year!
j downing
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keep calmsleep like a tiger
Ellie and Rachel "Sleep Like a Tiger"



Twentyminutes a day is all it takes to build key reading skills. Here are seven waysto build a better reader.

1. Createreading rituals and read together every day.

2.Snuggle up close with a book.

3. Talkabout the pictures and ask questions.

4. Sharedifferent kinds of books.

5. Readwith expression.

6. Readfavorite books again and again.

7. Recordyourself reading and play it on car trips or as an alternative totelevision.

THERE IS NO APP TO REPLACE YOUR LAP!
PLEASE READ TO YOUR CHILDREN!
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Book Circle
Friday Club 1





2016 reads
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sticker

fall book

 



Contact Mrs. Shannon...
email: april.shannon@mcschools.net
phone: 318-322-9753  ext. 4491, please leave a voicemail

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