Lovejoy HS Library

What's happening in the Lovejoy HS library? Get book recommendations, see what other students are reading, post creations from the makerspace, and more.

[09/25/16]   Our first book fair starts tomorrow! Every purchase helps support our high school library programming. Also, for every book purchased, a ticket will be entered into a special daily drawing for one of several gift cards.

Books Set Your Imagination on Fire...

09/15/2016

#PoweredLibraries Trailer No. 1

Power Up @Lovejoy HS Library today!
We'll be posting how students and teachers Power up in our library throughout the day.
https://youtu.be/WlUWtelaPEs

smore.com 09/04/2016

Leopard Library Happenings

smore.com Getting the Help You Need -- Parents & Teachers too! Trouble finding the information you need? Issues with technology devices or tools?...

04/22/2016

LOVEJOY 2016 CUT 005

Informational video on the upcoming Tax Ratification Election (TRE):

https://youtu.be/vUiMcHoC0Dk

[02/02/16]   February Displays -- Lots of new books!
Check out our Blind Date with a book display in the middle of the library. Use the pick up line on the front to decide if you want to hang with that book for a while. Go ahead, check it out, you might just fall in love!

libraryallegra.wordpress.com 10/26/2015

10 things classroom teachers need to know about modern school librarians

Spot On!

libraryallegra.wordpress.com 1)    We hate quiet. Oh, sure, the typical view of a librarian is an older woman, in a cardigan and cat-eye glasses, with a tight bun, shushing everyone who dares to make a sound. That may have bee...

www.readbrightly.com 10/23/2015

Why Graphic Novels Are Storytelling Quicksand for Reluctant Readers | Brightly

Our new graphic novel collection is on its way! Be ready readers. They're coming! Not sure why we're adding these to our collection? Read this article.

www.readbrightly.com Some kids fall in love with reading. Some don’t. Judd Winick, author of Hilo, explains why he thinks the kids in the “don’t” column would dig comics.

theguardian.com 10/22/2015

Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming

Author Neil Gaiman advocates for reading and libraries! I love this quote:
"But libraries are about freedom. Freedom to read, freedom of ideas, freedom of communication. They are about education (which is not a process that finishes the day we leave school or university), about entertainment, about making safe spaces, and about access to information."

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/oct/15/neil-gaiman-future-libraries-reading-daydreaming?CMP=EMCBKSEML3964

theguardian.com A lecture explaining why using our imaginations, and providing for others to use theirs, is an obligation for all citizens

[10/14/15]   Students - Ask Mrs. McDonald how you can get a $20 gift card to Cinemark next week during Teen Read Week (Oct. 19-23).

10/05/2015

Fairfax Network_Video On Demand_Meet the Author: John Grisham

View the John Grisham Meet the Author presentation here:
http://www.fcps.edu/fairfaxnetwork/vod_player/grisham.html

fcps.edu This video is compatible with mobile technology and can be viewed on many smart phones, Blackberry, Droid, iPhone, IPod, and iPad devices. Additional resources are available at Meet the Author: John Grisham.

[08/09/15]   Thanks to a group of fabulous students we got the nonfiction and fiction sections of the library inventoried this week! You guys rock!

[07/27/15]   Welcome to our library page! Post your favorite reads, suggestions for books to add to the library shelves, cool stuff you've created in our new makerspace. Check back often for book reviews & library events happening throughout the year.

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2350 Estates Pkwy
Allen, TX
75002

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Monday 07:30 - 16:30
Tuesday 07:30 - 16:30
Wednesday 07:30 - 16:30
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