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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2016 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Writers Cafe

Poems and paintings from the Art and Poetry Collaboration were exhibited at the Writers Cafe, featuring the work of the Creative Writing Class and 2-D Art.

 View a slideshow video of this year's Writers Cafe and read an article about the JP2 Writing Workshop.


    Book Club


    In January, the Book Club read Raven Boys, the first in the series of fantasy books by Maggie Stiefvater.  The next book club read will be The Dream Thieves.  A pizza lunch and discussion will take place on the first Tuesday following Spring Break.  See Ms. Lange to check out a book or Kindle and enter the continuing drama of the Raven Boys and Lily.


      Dr. Who Welcome to the Library

      Dr. Who, famous time traveler in the British science fiction series, shares a special message about libraries.  Listen below.


      Students Publish Latin iBook

      Several Latin students from Mrs. Lawson's classes worked on an independent project to create a Latin iBook, under the guidance of Joan Lange, librarian.
      The published iBook, Pompeii: A City beneath the Ashes, is being shared with 6th grade Latin students at Ensworth Middle School. Read more about the project in the blog, "Putting the 'I' in Books: Students Innovating iBooks."

      View below a student dramatization of a Pompeii riot at a gladiator game and view a student video discussion of the science behind the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D.


      Freshman Wellness Students Evaluate Health Claims of Sports Drinks

      Students in Freshman Wellness used media literacy skills and scholarly research articles to evaluate health claims of sports drinks.  View below a student video "infomercial" and see the library libguide  to read a selection of student essays and view additonal student-created videos.


      21st Century Learners

      The Library guides students to become 21st Century Learners.  View video


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