Welcome to the Media Center!
¡Bienvenidos a la biblioteca!
AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH:
February is African American History Month. A celebration that started as just a week of recognizing African American achievement is now a month-long celebration of African American culture, history, achievements, and excellence! Come in today to learn more about African American leaders, artists, writers, politicians, and trail-blazers throughout history! You can find fun and educational ways to celebrate the month here.
AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT/AUTOR DESTACADO:
Our current author spotlight is Judy Blume! She is the author of books like Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret. and Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing. More than 85 million copies of her books have been sold, and her work has been translated into 32 languages!
You can read her official biography at the Judy Blume website or learn more about her on the Scholastic website.
READ ACROSS AMERICA BOOK REVIEWS:
Calling all Jaguars!! Do you have a favorite book? Or have you just read a great new book you'd like to share? Well, now's your chance!
From Feb. 1 to Feb. 22, you can submit book reviews to the media center. All students who participate will be featured on our "Read Across America Week" display and get a special reward from Mrs. Wager and Ms. Mariana!
RULES FOR BOOK REVIEWS:
***All students must include the title and author of the book, as well as their name, grade, and homeroom.***
K-2: Please ask for a "Draw and Write" sheet to fill out for your book review
3-8: Please submit a typed 1 or 2 paragraph review via Google Doc or email to Ms. Mariana:
Memorable Moments from the Past
In 2014, Collinswood was the Belk Bowl Innovation Lab winner! We received $75,000 from Belk to re-design our Media Center.
To watch the winning video, click here. Use belk as the password.