Welcome to the Downing Middle School Library!


Alison Ching, Librarian

    Twitter:  @downinglibrary
Instagram: @downinglibrary


Graphic Novel Recommendations



Coding Links


Turtle Academy Playground - A web-based Logo emulator that works on your iPad
Secret Coders - Learn more about the graphic novel series and coding
Hour of Code Tutorials - Many different activities in different programming languages


Library Activities

 Creation Station
Before school starting at 8:15
Tech Mondays
4:00 - 4:45 on Mondays
Lunchtime Book Club
During all lunches
 What's Happening Now:

Jigsaw puzzle
 What's Happening Now:

Arduino Madness!







Next Meeting:

April 6

 What's Coming Up:

*Spirograph

*Perler Beads
What's Coming Up:

*Pixel art and POV (POV devices allow you to draw and paint with light.)

*Making paper circuits
Upcoming Meetings:

*TBA


Reading Without Walls Challenge

Have you completed the challenge? Click here to tell Ms. Ching about it and claim your prize!




Our library is open from 8:15 AM to 4:15 PM every day, but you can access many of our digital resources right here whenever you need them. Feel free to explore!