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Library Learning Center

Welcome to Dilworth Elementary School’s Library!

Welcome Back To School!

Library Weekly Schedule

All classrooms attend a Library skills class once a week based on the Utah Core Curriculum for Library Media K-6 encompassing Reading Engagement, Information & Research, Media Literacy & Digital Citizenship.

For Online/At Home School: Office Hours will be 8 - 9am Daily via email rachelle.park@slcschools.org 

Elementary Battle of the Books 2021-2022 (for incoming 4th-6th graders)

If you have a student who is in 4th- 6th grades, please have them consider reading books from our Battle of the Books list!  There are 20 award-winning, kid approved, books from a variety of genres.  You can locate them on SORA or at the public library! Students will be invited to a monthly lunch to discuss the books. 

Horror:  Allen, Josh.  Out to Get You: 13 Tales of Weirdness and Woe. 
Fantasy:  Barron, Rena.  Maya and the Rising Dark. 
Fantasy:  Shepherd, Andy. The Boy Who Grew Dragons.
Adventure:  Bowling, Dusti.  The Canyon’s Edge. 
Realistic Fiction:  Cisneros, Ernesto.  Efren Divided. 
Realistic Fiction:  Harrell, Rob.  Wink: Surviving Middle School With One Eye Open.
Realistic Fiction:  Rhodes, Jewell Parker.  Black Brother, Black Brother. 
Realistic Fiction:  Stone, Nic.  Clean Getaway. 
Realistic Fiction:  Watson, Renee.  Ways to Make Sunshine. 
Humor:  Costner, Arianne.  My Life as a Potato. 
Humor:  Ecton, Emily.  The Great Pet Heist. 
Humor:  Kim, Jessica.  Stand Up, Yumi Chung! 
Historical Fiction:  LeZotte, Ann Clare.  Show Me a Sign. 
Historical Fiction:  Gratz, Alan.  Ground Zero. 
Science Fiction:  Holm, Jennifer.  The Lion of Mars. 
Graphic Novel:  Johnson, Varian.  Twins. 
Graphic Novel:  Quinn, Kate Karyus.  Anti/hero.
Nonfiction:  Markle, Sandra.  Follow Those Zebras!: Solving a Migration Mystery. 
Nonfiction Biography:  Brown, Monica.  Sharuko: el arqueologo Peruano/ Peruvian archaeologist Julio C. Tell. 
Nonfiction:  Soontornvat, Christina.  All Thirteen: The Incredible Cave Rescue of the Thai Boys’ Soccer Team. 

Salt Lake City School Library Mission Statement
The mission of the Library Learning Center is to ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas. A strong Library Learning Center program, administered by a certified Library Technology Teacher, positively impacts student achievement. The Library Technology Teacher is a certified teacher, instructional partner, information specialist and program coordinator & curator of the collection.

HOW-To Place a Hold: Tap on Destiny Book Catalog in Sidebar to the RIGHT. Click on Dilworth and use student log-in to search for books and put books on Hold.

ONLINE Reading: Use the Sora App and the code saltlakeut to read a good book!
Getting Started With SORA: https://rise.articulate.com/share/xTgx0RDi2iCsJ4UKIJRxZK8f0AXt01aT#/
https://help.soraapp.com/en-us/home.htm
Access in Sidebar to the RIGHT or thru your student's Canvas LIBRARY Class.

Welcome to Canvas:

Parent Help - What is Canvas? 

More Parent Help
Student-Parent Help

How to Email My Teacher:

How To Email My Teacher
ALSO - Just click on the Student Microsoft Link to the RIGHT which will take you directly to your email Log-in!

 

Coding Activities

Want to do some extra coding? Choose a project and start creating! Have fun! The websites below are all free:

https://hourofcode.com/us/learn Code.org

https://www.kodable.com/hour-of-code Kodable.com

https://scratch.mit.edu/ Scratch

https://www.tynker.com/hour-of-code/ Tynker

https://www.lego.com/assets/FranchiseSites/Portal/BitsAndBricks2/v10/deploydsd/index.html Lego- Bits and Bricks

https://www.pixilart.com/draw Pixel Art

https://code.org/educate/resources/videos Code.org Videos

Rachelle Park

Rachelle Park

School Librarian/Media Special

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