November marks the beginning of Native American Heritage Month. What started as a day of recognition in 1916 turned into a month long observation in 1990. Throughout the month the contributions, sacrifices and achievements of American Indian and Alaska Natives are honored.
November marks the beginning of Picture Book Month. This annual initiative celebrates the printed picture book within the digital era.
October 13th marks the beginning of Teen Read Week. This week long celebration encourages teens to become regular readers.
Headquarters recently hosted a Learning Adventure program on forest animals. During the program children were read non-fiction and informative picture books.
Headquarters recently hosted an ocean themed Learning Adventure program for children ages 4 to 6. During the program children were read non-fiction and informative picture books.
Teachers throughout the county are returning to school this week. BCLS would like to remind educators of the services and resources we provide that will assist with classroom assignments and lesson plans.
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Although the school year is over, it is beneficial to stay up to date on educational activities and resources. To celebrate Fourth of July, Scholastic has compiled a list of activities and books centering around American history.
As the school year comes to an end, it is important to remind students to partake in summer reading. The BCLS summer reading program is a fun way to keep students engaged and reading throughout the summer. This year’s theme is Dig into Reading! The program runs from June 24th through August 16th and is for all ages.