Maud Hart Lovelace and Star of the North Votes have been cast!464 PreK-2nd grade students voted last week to help choose Minnesota's student choice picture book award! The Star of the North Picture Book Award participants read or listen to the 10 nominees during the school year and then vote on their favorite. In a related note, 150 of our 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students cast a vote to help students across the state choose the 2017 Maud Hart Lovelace Award Division I Winner. Ms. Haugo will be LIVE on FBTV to announce the winning titles. Thanks to all of those who participated this year!
Posted Apr 18, 2017, 11:11 AM by Kim Haugo
Genre Tasting!Third, fourth and fifth grade students are invited to join us in the media center to get a taste of some of our newer titles. They are organized by genre, meaning there is a table for Science Fiction, Adventure, Mystery, Traditional Literature, Fantasy, etc...Enjoy the feast we have prepared for you! ~ Ms. Haugo
Posted Nov 22, 2016, 9:26 AM by Kim Haugo
What's the difference between Veterans Day and Memorial Day?Many people confuse Memorial Day and Veterans Day. Both holidays were established
to recognize and honor the men and women who have worn the uniform of the United States
Armed Forces. But Memorial Day, which is observed on the last Monday in May, was originally
set aside as a day for remembering and honoring military personnel who died in the service of
their country, particularly those who died in battle or as a result of wounds sustained in battle. While those who died are also remembered on Veterans Day, which is observed on
November 11, Veterans Day is intended to thank and honor all those who served honorably in
the military - in wartime or peacetime. In fact, Veterans Day is ...
Posted Oct 31, 2016, 12:26 PM by Kim Haugo