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Jen Martin, Media Specialist

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LMC Guidelines

  • 2 materials (books or magazines) can be checked out at a time.
  • Items can be borrowed for up to two weeks.
  • One item overdue? Students can still check out a second item.

LMC Mission

  • To promote a lifelong love of reading and learning
  • To meet student needs for information, technology, and real-world relevance
  • To provide a collaborative space for students to learn, research, and innovate

R.E.A.D. Club - Read, Enjoy & Discover Great Books!

Who can join: Any student at VMSS

How can I join: Sign up in the LMC with Mrs. Martin

When and Where: Every other month (dates are on the school calendar) during advisory

Who are the Advisors: Mrs. Martin, Mrs. Kump, Ms. Simser, Mrs. Erickson

What do we do: Hear booktalks, check out books, play literature related games and activities, meet new friends who like to read!

Special LMC Privileges for READ Club Members

  • 6 book checkout limit
  • opportunity to help with library sponsored events
  • chances to help out in the LMC

Meeting Dates:

  • October 11 (6th & 7th Grades @ VMSS South)
  • November 8 (8th Grade @ VMSS North)
  • December 6 (6th & 7th Grades @ VMSS South)
  • January 10 (8th Grade @ VMSS North)
  • February 14 (6th & 7th Grades @ VMSS South)
  • March 14 (8th Grade @ VMSS North)
  • April 11 (6th & 7th Grades @ VMSS South)
  • May 2 (8th Grade @ VMSS North)

Valley Middle School of STEM, 900 Garden View Drive, Apple Valley, MN 55124, Phone: 952-431-8300

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