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Welcome back to the library for the 2022-2023 school year.  This month, students will be reviewing library rules, organization and how to care for books.  Students will begin checking out library books very soon.  See Mission and Policies for more details.  
We are all so excited to celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month, which is September 15-October 15, 2022. We celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month to recognize the achievements and contributions of Hispanic American champions who have inspired others to achieve success.  In Library class, students will explore books by many Hispanic American authors.  Please check out our choice board activities by clicking on the image below.
 

 

Search our online catalog for great picture books and chapter books as well.  The following books are on display in our library for students to check out.
 
Carmela Full of Wishes
Alma and How She Got Her Name
Neighborhood Odes by Gary Soto
Gathering the Sun:  An Alphabet in English and Spanish by Alma Ada
Roberto Clemente:  A Young Baseball Hero by Louis Sabin
Ellen Ochoa:  Reach for the Stars! by Dona Latham
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen by Mayra Fernandez
I Am Sonia Sotomayor by Brad Meltzer
Isla by Arthur Dorros
The Fiesta Dress:  A Quinceanera Tale by Caren McCormack
Vamos! Let's Go to the Market by Raul the Third
Vamos! Let's Cross the Bridge by Raul the Third
Vamos! Let's Go Eat by Raul the Third
Fiesta! by Beatriz Zapater
Stella Diaz Never Gives Up by Angela Dominiguez
Lucky Luna by Diana Lopez
Desmond Cole Ghost Patrol Series by Andres Miedoso
Maribel vs the Volcano by Sarah Hannah Gomez
Catalina Incognito by Jennifer Torres
Abuela by Arthur Dorros
My Colors by World by Maya Gonzalez
All the Way to Havana by Margarita Engle
A Song of Frutas by Margartia Engle
Pura's cuentos : how Pura Belpré reshaped libraries with her stories by Annette Pimentel
Los Gatos Black on Halloween by Marisa Montes
The Runaway Tortilla by Eric Kimmell
Love by Matthew De laPena
Biblioburro : a true story from Colombia by Jeanette Winter
We've Got the Whole World in Our Hands by Rafael Lopez
Señor Pancho Had a Rancho by Rene Coloto
Viva Frida by Yuji Morales
My family divided : one girl's journey of home, loss, and hope by Diana Guerrero
Who Was Cesar Chavez?  by Dana Rau
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez by Andrea Beatty
Federico and the Wolf by Rebecca Gomez
Drum Dream Girl:  How One Girl's Courage Changed Music by Margarita Engle
Too Many Tamales by Gary Soto