Mrs. Bond

Librarian/Resource/Vice-Principal

“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.”

Mrs. Morena

Library Technician/Cataloguer

“A well-stocked, well-staffed library is like a gardener who plants books, knowledge, and dreams, and grows readers, learners, and do-ers.”

-Laura Pardie Salas

Welcome to the Library

Upcoming Events

 Online Resources

Online/Internet Safety and Etiquette:

Canadian Centre for Child Protection
Kids in the Know
Cyber Tip
How to Avoid Plagiarism

Kid-Friendly Search Engines and Directories:

Ask Kids
Awesome Library
Kid’s Click!

Read – Write – Think

This is an awesome website for supplementing your Language Arts writing unit in any grade. The site is free and includes lesson plans/ideas, student interactives, and handouts for students. Check it out!

Webquest Maker

Looking for good webquests with up to date links? Well this is the site for you. With loads of Webquests in nearly every subject area for nearly every grade level, this is a very useful technological based resourse.

Important Announcements

Our Lady of Sorrows School Library is an inviting and positive place for students to come and develop a love of reading, as well as develop skills for identifying, locating and evaluating varied informational sources.

Through a collaborative effort between the teacher-librarian, the classroom teachers and the Library Technician, an effective school library program has been created to promote avid readers and information literate citizens.

The Library program provides instruction in the areas of curriculum support, information literacy and literature appreciation.

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Library Monitors 2018-2019

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NEW BOOKS FOR SEPTEMBER 2019!!

Take a SNEEK PEEK in our Photo Gallery…

40 wonderful NEW LIBRARY BOOKS have been catalogued for you to check out

for BACK TO SCHOOL in SEPTEMBER 😉

Here are some of my favorites!!

If you have any questions or suggestions…please let me know 🙂

Thanks for your support!

Kindest regards,

Mrs. Morena

OLS Library

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Our Lady of Sorrows TOP 10 Library Book Titles for 2018-2019

 

1. Minecraft – Combat handbook (by Stephanie Milton)

2. Plants vs. Zombies – Petal to the Metal (by Paul Tobin)

3. Minecraft – Construction handbook (by Matthew Needler)

4. Diary of a Wimpy Kid – The Last Straw (by Jeff Kinney)

5. Sisters (by Raina Telgemeier)

6. Smile (by Raina Telgemeier)

7. Big Nate Strikes Again (by Lincoln Peirce)

8. Diary of a Wimpy Kid – Hard Luck (by Jeff Kinney)

9. Dog Man and Cat Kid (by Dav Pilkey)

10. Guinness World Records 2016 (by Craig Glenday)

Have you read any of our TOP 10 books?

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* FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE * 

* Monday, June  10 – Pro-D Day (NO SCHOOL)

* Friday, June 14 – Sports Day (Note: 12pm Dismissal)

* Sunday, June 16 – HAPPY FATHER’S DAY!!

* Monday, June 17 – Step Up Day!!

Bowling for Library Monitors & Peer Tutors

* Friday, June 21 – Kindergarten Wrap-Up Day 🙂

* Monday, June 24 – Gr 7 Farewell Ceremonies (Note: 12pm Dismissal)

* Wednesday, June 26 – LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!!

Have a relaxing, fun & safe summer!!

See you in September 😉

Library News Articles

Library
June 21, 2019

Tips to Help You Keep Reading Over the Summer!!

SUMMER READING TIPS *Set time aside to read daily and use pillows, flashlights etc. to make your reading space fun and comfortable. *Visit the public library weekly and join their…

generalLibrary
June 5, 2019

Thank you for the Book Donations!!

Just a little note…to say THANK YOU to the Cotoia Family (Alessio Gr 4, Damiano Gr 3 & Cristiano Gr 1) for the BIG BAG of wonderful books donated to…

generalLibrary
May 31, 2019

PLEASE RETURN YOUR OVERDUE LIBRARY BOOKS NOW!!

FINAL OVERDUE LIBRARY BOOK NOTICES have been handed out! There are 15 students who STILL have not returned their library books 🙁 Please look…under the couch…in the closet…under the dog…and…

generalLibrary
May 22, 2019

New Library Books for September 2019!

Take a SNEEK PEEK in our Photo Gallery at the 40 wonderful new library books catalogued for you to check out for BACK TO SCHOOL in SEPTEMBER 😉 ENJOY!!

Library Photos

Bowling for Library Monitors and Peer Tutors 2019

June 17, 2019

Gr 1 Cultural Diversity Day 2019

June 5, 2019

Day 1 – Kindergartners Painting Like Emily Carr 2019

May 15, 2019

New Library Books for September 2019

May 13, 2019

Gr 1 Vancouver Then and Now 2019

May 13, 2019