Granada Islamic School Library

Library Mission

To empower students to be active agents in their own learning, supporting them both academically and personally in constructing knowledge as they strive to become global citizens through immersion in information literacy learnings and pleasure reading.

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Introducing E-books by Sora

Download the Sora app from the App Store or Google Play. Search from Granada and log in with your granadaschool.org account. You may also access ebooks on your laptop at http://soraapp.com.

Miraj Islamic Stories for Kids

Download the Miraj Stories app to your smartphone from the App Store or Google Play. Find Islamic audiobooks, interactive books, picture books and animated stories, as well as Islamic educational games and activities. Content appeals to Muslim children between 4 and 11. All content is Islamic-themed and includes stories of all the Prophets in Islam, Muslim history, Islamic short stories as well as activities relating the the Arabic alphabet and the names of Allah.

Ask A Librarian


Judy Cha
Head Librarian
408.980.1161
judyc@granadaschool.org






Shaheena Khan
Librarian
408.980.1161
shaheenak@granadaschool.org

Online Resources for Kids and Adult Caregivers:

  • Scholastic Learn at Home: Day-by-day projects to get kids reading, thinking, and growing. Weekly activity plans are organized by grade levels PreK - 9.

  • Common Sense Media - Reviews and resources for parents and their children.

Books and Literature Resources:

This award-winning children's literacy website streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children's books alongside creatively produced illustrations.

  • Read, Wonder and Learn: Favorite Authors and Illustrators Share Favorite Resources for Reading & Learning Anywhere

This award-winning children's literacy website, hosted by author Kate Messner, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children's books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Includes "everything from first-chapter and picture book read-alouds (all shared with permission!) to drawing and writing mini-lessons." New material is added daily!


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