Library Media

  Virtual Media Center at Woodlawn Middle
Tues. Science Fiction GENRE
Science Fiction GENRE.pdf
8th grade link to conspiracy theories

Use free BCPS Digital Content
via BCPS-One
   
(Students:  Use your computer log-in for Destiny access.)

Visit our links below to find books or e-books.
Use this reading log to list books you read. Prizes from Ms. Chambers.

 The best books to read:
"Battle for the Books" is on!

1.   Black-Eyed Susan Books (Find Grades 6-9 for main WMS use)

 Grades 6-9 Novel Nominees

I Will Always Write Back: How One Letter Changed Two Lives by Caitlin Alifirenka & Martin Ganda

The Thing about Jellyfish: A Novel by Ali Benjamin

Book Scavenger by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman

Nightbird by Alice Hoffman

House Arrest by K.A. Holt

Listen, Slowly by Thanhha Lai

When by Victoria Laurie

I am Princess X by Cherie Priest

No Summit Out of Sight: The True Story of The Youngest Person to Climb the Seven Summits by Jordan Romero

Orbiting Jupiter by Gary Schmidt

Grades 6-9 Graphic Novel Nominees

Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans by Don Brown

Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova

Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant by Tony Cliff

Gaijin: American Prisoner of War by Matt Faulkner

The Last of the Sandwalkers by Jay Hosler

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson

The Lost Boy by Greg Ruth

Lumberjanes. 1, Beware the Kitten Holy by Noelle Stevenson

Oyster War by Ben Towle

Ms. Marvel. 1, No Normal by G. Willow Wilson 

2.  Newbery & Coretta Scott King Award books/American Library Association

3Pura Belpre Awards/American Library Association

4. Graphic Novels/Black Eyed Susan​

5. 
TumbleBookCloud (use database log-ins from BCPS Resources sheet)

 

Need to Know?

 Click here for Book Trailers & Book Reviews (Curator: Timothy Thomas)

Word for the day---from Merriam-Webster

Avoiding Plagiarism Video:   http://vimeo.com/91541104

What goes in a Works Cited citation video?    http://vimeo.com/91558093

 How to take notes with index cards

How to take Cornell Notes

What is a Wiki?

Learn to keyboard/type at:  http://www.powertyping.com/

Practice vocabulary and other skills at: www.freerice.com

The Book Review/Book Report format is at: http://www.abcteach.com/free/b/bookreport_fun_lines1.pdf

Library of Congress on "Using Primary Resources"

Our nearest public library is the Woodlawn Branch

View a list of 100+ new books and e-books in the WMS collection:

BCPL Teacher Loan Card & Other Programs

 Woodlawn Middle's Library Media Specialist: Ms. Chambers --
410-887-1382 -- echambers@bcps.org

 

 

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