Welcome back to all returning students and welcome to all the new students to Seaforth! I hope everyone had a wonderful summer which included spending some time reading! Book exchanges for classes begin on Monday, September 10th.
Burnaby School district has now made TumbleBooks available to all students. You can get to their site through Seaforth Library’s home page. Click LIBRARY on the horizontal bar and then click CATALOGUE on the vertical bar. For students using the website at home, Continue reading TumbleBooks
Voting will take place on Monday, April 10th in the school library!
Students in grades 2 and up are allowed to take books out over the Christmas holidays with the understanding they do not take them on vacation with them. However, if they are going to be vacationing or visiting relatives for Continue reading Book Borrowing guidelines for the Holidays
Thank you to all the students and their families who came to the Scholastic Book Fair. It was a great success, so much so that Ms. Higgins will be able to purchase new books with the funds that we raised. As they Continue reading Thank you , Seaforth Families!
In October, a grade 2 student had a birthday party in which he chose not to receive gifts but donations for a special cause. I was very honoured that he chose the School Library to donate the funds to as Continue reading Thanks for the Donation!
As many students and staff know, every Halloween I dress up as a book character. So far, I’ve been Olivia, Baby Mouse, Fancy Nancy, Pete the Cat, Chester, and the Queen of Hearts. Continue reading See the resemblance?
This Halloween, Primary classes were ‘treated” to two stories . I read A Teeny Tiny Halloween, a new picturebook written by Lauren L. Wohl and illustrated by Henry Cole. It is loosely based on Continue reading Halloween Book ‘Treats’!
Division 5 students , this Inquiry is a wonderful opportunity to learn about a famous French Canadian who has made a difference and an immeasurable contribution to society. Here is the link to readwritethink.org which has the biocube you will use to make your Continue reading Div. 5 Inquiry – Famous French Canadian
Congratulations to the following Seaforth students who completed this summer’s BPL reading club program called Take a Trip! The participants’ reading calendars were sent to all Burnaby Schools so that Teacher-Librarians could print out and present the students with their Continue reading BPL Summer Reading Club Participants