Welcome to the Teller Elementary Library

The vision of the Teller Elementary School Library is to allow free and fair access to academic and cultural information so that all children can reach their intellectual and emotional potential. All who enter our little library seek to become lifelong readers, critical consumers of electronic and print communication, responsible & creative users of technology and informed & ethical reviewers of data for the purpose of gaining knowledge in a twenty-first century world while demonstrating the highest level of integrity and modeling the tenets of the Teller Elementary promise.

Featured Author of the Month

  • Paula Danziger Our featured author of August 2016 is the late Paula Danziger (August 18, 1944 - July 8, 2004), the celebrated author of many great books for children, including those featuring Amber ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2016, 7:14 PM by timothy hernández
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Featured Illustrator of the Month

  • Lane Smith Our featured illustrator for the first month of the new school year is the incredibly talented and creatively funny Lane Smith (born August 25, 1959). Mr. Smith has collaborated on ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2016, 7:24 PM by timothy hernández
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Word of the Week

  • desiderium desiderium noun [des-i-deer-ee-uh-m] 1. An ardent longing, as for something lost. "I think as seldom as I can of what I loved or esteemed in ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2016, 7:23 PM by timothy hernández
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Headlines

  • All Books Due May 27! Please return all overdue materials to our library by Wednesday, May 25 or pay the replacement cost! All checked out items are due no later than Friday, May 27. I ...
    Posted May 22, 2016, 3:49 PM by timothy hernández
  • Red Nose Day Field Day is Red Nose Day! Join me and millions of other people worldwide this Thursday, May 26 who will be donning red noses to support children's charities. You ...
    Posted May 22, 2016, 3:11 PM by timothy hernández
  • A final tales@twilight for the year... I welcome you once more--one final time this year--to our little library for the last tales@twilight of the 2015-2016 school calendar on Thursday, May 12. We ...
    Posted May 9, 2016, 8:06 PM by timothy hernández
  • Free Comic Book Day Saturday, May 7, people all over North America will be celebrating the 15th Free Comic Book Day. Check out the table below for a list of nearby shops participating in ...
    Posted May 6, 2016, 8:47 PM by timothy hernández
  • May the Fourth Be with You Bike to School Day Join Jedi Knight mister hernandez and ride your bike to school on Wednesday, May 4, beginning at 7:30 am. Pick up some pencils, get a bicycle map, grab some ...
    Posted Apr 29, 2016, 8:52 PM by timothy hernández
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What's Happening in the Library This Week?

  • Week beginning 23 May 2016 As we enter the penultimate week of school, I present my final read-aloud for the year. As with most of my May stories, this week's featured tale is ...
    Posted Jun 10, 2016, 4:25 PM by timothy hernández
  • Week beginning 16 May 2016 With but three weeks left in school, I'm turning once more to a story I shared at one of my books&breakfast gatherings. "Jordy's Pet Weed" by Barbara ...
    Posted May 21, 2016, 2:32 PM by timothy hernández
  • Week beginning 9 May 2016 This week in the library we turn to an old favorite of mine, and a story I previously shared at one of my books&breakfast events this year. It's ...
    Posted May 21, 2016, 1:19 PM by timothy hernández
  • Week beginning 2 May 2016 It's Children's Book Week! We'll be celebrating the week by playing a little catch-up, as there remain some books I didn't share with all the ...
    Posted May 3, 2016, 8:53 PM by timothy hernández
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Thanks!

  • Lots of Thanks! I offer my tremendous thanks to so many people who have contributed generously to our library, beginning with all the families who have provided food & drink for my monthly gatherings ...
    Posted Apr 5, 2016, 6:17 PM by timothy hernández
  • Exciting news! Congratulations to Teller scholar Ella P. on her winning entry to the Stories on Stage Young Writers Contest! Ella's submission was one of only eight stories selected by Stories ...
    Posted Apr 2, 2016, 6:03 AM by timothy hernández
  • Thanks, birthday book club givers! The Teller Library has been the beneficiary of bountiful giving from many wonderful families on an ongoing basis, but our collection has grown by three this year because of the ...
    Posted Apr 1, 2016, 8:11 PM by timothy hernández
  • Thanks, Kutner-Charney family! The Kutner-Charney family has been library champions throughout my tenure at Teller and probably long before I arrived. Lynn, Dan and their children have been regular attendees at all ...
    Posted Jan 17, 2016, 8:59 AM by timothy hernández
  • Thanks, holiday gift-givers! I've been fortunate to receive some wonderful gifts from the Teller community. I'm touched by all the gifts, small and large, I received throughout this holiday season. No ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2016, 4:35 PM by timothy hernández
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