Vohs Spring 2022 Mood Board Monday

These videos are read aloud recordings (some by Ms. Mac, some by professional recording artists) that are selected to help you capture the “mood” of a story– for fun. Most of the videos feature a short intro from Ms. Mac, followed by the read aloud, and finishing with a bit of commentary from Ms. Mac.Continue reading “Vohs Spring 2022 Mood Board Monday”

English 3 Annotated Bibliography Project

This guide is designed to help you explore topics and gather research sources for your annotated bibliography project. Your English teacher would like you to try using a research database as a way of sharpening your research skills and locating sources from a wide variety of publications. The U.S. History in Context database is aContinue reading “English 3 Annotated Bibliography Project”

Future Ed Persuasive Essay Project

This guide is designed to help you explore topics and gather research sources for your persuasive research project. While you have a great deal of flexibility in where you locate sources, Ms. Staples would also like you to try using a research database as a way of sharpening your research skills and locating sources fromContinue reading “Future Ed Persuasive Essay Project”

Spanish E/Audiobooks at Mid-Continent Public Library

Why are we using a non-Olathe public library? Because Mid-Continent Public Library (MCPL) has the best local selection of books in Spanish! Getting a MCPL Card Get an E-card When it asks for your pickup location you can pick Antioch– this really doesn’t matter right now because we are only going to borrow e-materials, notContinue reading “Spanish E/Audiobooks at Mid-Continent Public Library”

FACS Public Library Resources

Forget trickle-down economics, we care about trickle-down library services! But while we’re inventing a new concept, let’s improve the name. Trickle is such a gross (and slow) sounding word. Let’s call Ms. Mac’s school library services theory “Waterfall Library Services” Our first waterfall topic– getting KC Metro library cards and linking your accounts (library magicContinue reading “FACS Public Library Resources”

Covid Safety Details

Thanks for visiting our Covid Safety Details page. We know that providing our OE family members with an environment that is both physically and emotionally safe is a priority. Here you’ll find details about our library’s Covid safety measures. And, because we’re information specialists, we’ll include relevant links to the guidance used in the safetyContinue reading “Covid Safety Details”

Kimmel Junior Independent Reading

We are so excited for you to start an independent reading project! This is an amazing opportunity to have CHOICE in what you decide to read. Have fun with this– read more of a favorite author or genre OR mix it up by trying something completely new. The amount of enjoyment you get out ofContinue reading “Kimmel Junior Independent Reading”