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Ms. Abby's Webpage

 

 

 

 

 Welcometo the Lawrence Middle School 

Library Media Center 

@ the Broadway Campus :) 

 

Come on in and see Ms. Abby. The library is open daily during school hours. Students may come up for research and book borrowing during Middle School lunch periods.

 

Additional hours are as follows:

 

Tuesday @ 7:15 A.M. for Extra Help

 &

 Wednesday @ 7:15 A.M. for

 Extra-Extra Help 

 

To get to our school's OPAC (library catalog) go to 

 

http://170.24.253.37

 

  

To access our school databases please use this link.

 

http://xana.auth.orc.schoolaid.net/bin/dblisting

 

- Use the pull down menu to locate our school - 

 

- Lawrence Elementary / Middle School -

 

- If promped for a password and username -

 

use broadway for both. 

 

 

For information on age-appropriate movies, books, apps, TV shows, video games, websites, and music that you and your kids will love. Browse this library of more than 25,000 reviews by age, entertainment type, learning rating, genre, and more go to the Common Sense Media website.

 

 https://www.commonsensemedia.org

 

Looking for a good book? Go here for ideas, suggestions and summaries.

BN Teen Blog - Best Young Adult Books 2015

http://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/teen/the-best-young-adult-books-of-2015/

Goodreads' Top 100 Best Young Adults Books

http://www.listchallenges.com/goodreads-top-100-best-young-adults-books

 

A list of approved websites for Teachers and their classes (in progress)

 

Quizlet - https://quizlet.com/

Kahoot - https://getkahoot.com/

Room Recess - http://roomrecess.com/

 

Online Fun and Games - A LIST OF ABBY APPROVED WEBSITES

TO USE OUR PAID SCHOOL DATABASES - BRAINPOP, BOOKFLIX & PEBBLE GO

(Use your username and password = broadway)

School database address - http://xana.auth.orc.scoolaid.net/bin/dblisting

 

·         BOOKFLIX

http://xana.auth.orc.scoolaid.net/bin/dblisting

 

·         GAMES FROM THE CARTOON NETWORK

·         BRAINPOP

http://xana.auth.orc.scoolaid.net/bin/dblisting

 

·         Sheppard Software

·         PEBBLE GO ANIMALS

http://xana.auth.orc.scoolaid.net/bin/dblisting

 

·         Online Educational Games

·         ABC’YA

·         Nickelodeon Games

·         PBSKIDS

·         National Geographic Games

·         HIGHLIGHTS FOR KIDS

·         Knowledge Adventure Games

          ARCADEMICS

·         PBS Kids Games

·         Room Recess

·         Factmonster Games

·         Play Kids Games

·         Coloring Pages.Com

·         FunBrain

·         Online Games for Kids

·         Disney Games

·         Woodlands Games

·         smartkids123.com

·         kidsclick.org/

 

Good Reads for Grade 6 - click the link for summary, reviews and author info :)

 

 

 

 

Good Reads for Grade 7

Click the link for summary, reviews and author info :)

The Outsiders (Mass Market Paperback) 
by S.E. Hinton 

The Giver (The Giver, #1) 
by Lois Lowry 

Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie (Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie, #1) 
by Jordan Sonnenblick 

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1) 
by Rick Riordan

Diary of a Wimpy Kid (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, #1) 
by Jeff Kinney 

The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, #1) 
by Rick Riordan 

The Diary of a Young Girl (Mass Market Paperback) 
by Anne Frank

Stargirl (Stargirl, #1) 
by Jerry Spinelli 

The Book Thief
by Markus Zusak 

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Hardcover) 
by Sherman Alexie 

Hatchet (Brian's Saga, #1) 
by Gary Paulsen 

Holes (Holes, #1) 
by Louis Sachar 

One of Those Hideous Books Where the Mother Dies (Paperback) 
by Sonya Sones 

Life As We Knew It (Last Survivors, #1) 
by Susan Beth Pfeffer 

Flipped
by Wendelin Van Draanen 

 

Good Reads for Grade 8

Click the link for summary, reviews and author info :)

The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, #1) 
by Rick Riordan

To Kill a Mockingbird (Paperback) 
by Harper Lee  

The Fault in Our Stars (Hardcover) 
by John Green  

Thirteen Reasons Why (Hardcover) 
by Jay Asher 

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Paperback) 
by Mark Haddon 

The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, #1) 
by James Dashner 

The Outsiders (Mass Market Paperback) 
by S.E. Hinton 

The Giver (The Giver, #1) 
by Lois Lowry (

City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1) 
by Cassandra Clare

Divergent (Divergent, #1) 
by Veronica Roth 

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1) 
by Rick Riordan 

Night (The Night Trilogy, #1) 
by Elie Wiesel

Uglies (Uglies, #1) 
by Scott Westerfeld

 

Scholastic's Parent & Child 100 greatest books for Kids :)

http://www.scholastic.com/100books/

BN Teen Blog - Best Young Adult Books 2015

http://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/teen/the-best-young-adult-books-of-2015/

Goodreads' Top 100 Best Young Adults Books

http://www.listchallenges.com/goodreads-top-100-best-young-adults-books