Mrs. Morena
Library Technician
“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 comfortable place for students to come and develop a love of reading.

“Literacy is the birthright of every child in the world as well as the pathway to succeed in school and to realize a complete life”.

– A Child’s Right to Read

Scholastic Canada

“School libraries are very important. A quiet place to read or look at pictures, to discover or daydream. A place where the imagination can be free.”

– Eric Carle

Author/illustrator

“Libraries store the energy that fuels the imagination. They open up windows to the world and inspire us to explore and achieve, and contribute to improving the quality of life.

– Sidney Sheldon

Just a little note…to say THANK YOU…

You have continued to donate hundreds & hundreds of books through the years which have been added to our expanding school library collection.

Presently, we have over 8,750 wonderful books that are enjoyed by both students & teachers!

Your support is always appreciated.

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

🙂 Kindest regards,

Mrs. Morena

OLS Library

It’s READATHON time again!!

For the month of October (1-31st)…mark all the PAGES you read on your tracking sheet!

Please refer to the Readathon notice sent out with your calendar for more information.

Come visit the library to check out your favorite books to READ AGAIN 😉

Please note that ALL reading records need to be returned to classroom teachers by Friday, November 1st to be eligible for prizes.

HAPPY READING!!

Library News Articles

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September 30, 2019

New Library Books for October 2019!

Take a PEEK in our Photo Gallery at the 40 wonderful new library books ready for you to check out in October 😉 FIRST LIBRARY BOOK CHECKOUT will be on…

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September 27, 2019

Thank you for the Book Donations!!

Just a little note…to send a BIG THANK YOU to the Delli Santi Family (Chiara Gr 6) for the wonderful books donated to our library! Your generosity is always greatly…

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September 22, 2019

Come to our Scholastic Arctic Adventure Book Fair!

It’s that time of year again…Our annual school Book Fair!! Come support the school and see the wonderful selection of books available for you to purchase all week! The Scholastic…

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September 6, 2019

Thank you for the Book Donations!

Just a little note to say THANK YOU to the Jugovac Family (Nikolas Gr 6) for the books donated to the library! Your kindness is greatly appreciated!

Library Photos

Kindergartens First Library Book Checkout Day 2019

October 2, 2019

New Library Books for October 2019

September 30, 2019

The OLS Bookfair is Here

September 20, 2019

Bowling for Library Monitors and Peer Tutors 2019

June 17, 2019

Gr 1 Cultural Diversity Day 2019

June 5, 2019