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2016-2017 Library Class Schedule

 1st Grade Thursday 12:50-1:30
 2nd Grade
 3rd Grade Thursday 8:45-9:30
 4th Grade Thursday 11:00-11:40
 5th Grade Thursday 1:35-2:15
 6th Grade Tuesday 1:35-2:15

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Library Resources

Click here for the Library Page of digital resources  and on-line books.

Ludlow Elementary School Library

I. Developing Visions for Learning

The mission of the school library program is to ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information; students are empowered to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users of information.

II. Teaching for Learning

Collaboration - The school library program promotes collaboration among members of the learning community, and encourages learners to be independent lifelong users and producers of ideas and information. 

Reading - The school library program promotes reading as a foundational skill for learning, personal growth, and enjoyment.
Multiple Literacies - The school library program provides instruction that addresses multiple literacies, including information literacy, media literacy, visual literacy, and technology literacy.

(image by Guada 2013) 

Inquiry - The school library program models an inquiry-based approach to learning and the information-search process.

Assessment for Learning - To ensure the program is meeting its goals, the school library program is guided by regular assessment of student learning.

(AASL -American Assoc. of School Libraries - ALA American Library Assoc.)