Library Announcements

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  • Book Cover Illustration Contest 2017 Book Cover Design ContestLooking for artists, photographers or graphic designers to illustrate or design the book covers for this years novel winners.  There are 5 books that need ...
    Posted Apr 11, 2017, 12:30 PM by Greta McCarty
  • NaNoWriMo - And the winner is..... This year we had record participation with 30 students dedicating themselves to writing a novel or novella for the annual NaNoWriMo Competition.  This is a huge task for anyone to ...
    Posted Mar 22, 2017, 10:04 AM by Greta McCarty
  • Peer Tutor Application Want to become a tutor next year?  Peer tutoring will give you the opportunity to connect with your classmates and help others succeed in course work.  For more information, talk ...
    Posted Mar 3, 2017, 5:53 AM by Greta McCarty
  • Video Contest Enter for a chance to win 10,000 dollars from the national competition, and additional cash prizes from Mrs. McCarty.  For more information, join Mrs. McCarty's Google Classroom: pk4u6hz ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2017, 7:47 AM by Greta McCarty
  • Annual Photo Contest Enter 5 photos for a chance to win cash prizes, get published online, and recognized by the state!2017 IMAGEIDEAS CONTEST ENTRY FORM - all photos need to be submitted to ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2017, 7:52 AM by Greta McCarty
  • OHS Battle of the Books Winners Congratulations to Joelle, Janae, and Isabella for winning the High School Battle of the Books Competition.  In second place was Jada, Maren and Sydney who were very touch competitors!  Both ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2017, 7:56 AM by Greta McCarty
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What's happening in the IMC...

Library Info:

IMC hours:
  • OHS - Monday - Friday: 7:30-3:30 (most mornings IMC is open by 7)
  • OMS - Monday - Friday: 8:00-3:30
IMC staff:
  • Mrs. McCarty, Library Media Specialist
    • E-mail: mccartyg@osceolak12.org
  • Mrs. Paro, OHS IMC Assistant
  • Mrs. Stensven, OMS IMC Assistant

Mission Statement:

The Library Media Center is a fundamental part of the educational program of the Osceola School District.  The mission of the IMC is to encourage, promote and assist students and teachers to be effective users of ideas, information, and technology.   We promote collaboration, creativity, critical thinking, are committed to the development of the ISTE, AASL, and 21st century skills, and provide access to information in a variety of resource formats that contribute to lifelong learning. We also strive to provide materials that support the curriculum and academic goals of the Osceola School, help integrate technology and information literacy standards into the curriculum, and promote a love of reading for pleasure, personal growth, and to foster reading and use of a library for lifelong learning.








Book Trailers

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  • Baseball Genius   by Derek Jeter and Tim Green.  Recommended for grades 4-7.  Available in Overdrive as e-book and e-audiobook.  Hardcopy Coming to IMC in September 2017.Summary: An average ...
    Posted Apr 7, 2017, 6:45 AM by Greta McCarty
  • An Eagle In the Snow By Michael Morpurgo Recommended for 6th gradeAvailable in the OMS IMCSummary: In 1940 England, stuck in a train tunnel while German fighter jets fly overhead, Barney hears an ...
    Posted Apr 6, 2017, 11:43 AM by Greta McCarty
  • Life in Motion : An Unlikely Ballerina by  Misty Copeland with Brandy Colbert.Recommended for grades 5-8 (Young Readers Addition)Available in the OMS IMC.Summary: Misty Copeland describes her life, ballet training, and becoming the ...
    Posted Apr 6, 2017, 11:38 AM by Greta McCarty
  • The Warden's Daughter   By Jerry Spinelli.  Recommended for grades 5-8.  Available in the OMS IMC.Summary: A teenage girl who lives with her father, a prison warden, looks to inmates for a ...
    Posted Apr 7, 2017, 6:30 AM by Greta McCarty
  • The Some -day Birds   by Sally Pla.  Recommended for grades 5-8.  Available in the OMS IMC.  Summary: Charlie, twelve, who has autism and obsessive compulsive disorder, must endure a cross-country trip with ...
    Posted Apr 7, 2017, 6:31 AM by Greta McCarty
  • The Whydah by Martin W. Sandler.Genre: Historical / Pirate Ships Recommended for Grades 5-10Available in the OHS IMC.  Coming soon to the OMS IMC.  OMS Students can request the OHS ...
    Posted Apr 7, 2017, 6:31 AM by Greta McCarty
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