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Welcome to Dilworth Elementary School’s Library!

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.

Library Hours: Welcome Back To School!
OPEN Before and After School 8:15 - 3:30; All classrooms attend a Library skills class once a week for 45 minutes based on the Utah Core Curriculum for Library Media encompassing Reading Engagement, Information & Research, Media Literacy & Digital Citizenship.
For Online/At Home School: Office Hours will be 8 - 8:40am & 3:10 - 3:30pm Daily via email rachelle.park@slcschools.org

Weekly LIBRARY LESSONS----Will now be found in Canvas beginning September 8th. See you soon!
Currently, there is no in-person browsing in the Library.

BATTLE BOOKS Reading for NOVEMBER's Discussion: Sweep, Caterpillar Summer, This Was Our Pact, & Because of the Rabbit

Mrs. Park will be outside from 11-12 every Wednesday, ready to put your Holds into your trunk, and you will be able to return books to a RETURN CART located just outside our Front Doors on Wednesdays 9-NOON.
Book Check-Out
*Kindergarteners, First Graders, & Second Graders will be encouraged to use SORA for reading.
* Third, Fourth, Fifth, & Sixth Graders will be encouraged to use SORA and also able to check out one book per week.

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 Class.

Welcome to Canvas:
Parent Help - What is Canvas? https://youtu.be/nx01-WH2q9w
More Parent Help - https://www.slcschools.org/schools/remote-learning-resources/documents/p...
Student-Parent Help https://slcsd-my.sharepoint.com/:b:/g/personal/rachelle_park_slcschools_...

How To Email My Teacher: https://slcsd-my.sharepoint.com/:v:/g/personal/rachelle_park_slcschools_...
ALSO - Just click on the Student Microsoft Link to the RIGHT which will take you directly to your email Log-in!

Battle of the Books - A School-Wide Competition on 20 Books for 4th, 5th & 6th Graders wishing to participate. Lunch invites for monthly discussions coming soon!

Elementary Battle of the Books 2020-2021
Andrews, Ryan. This Was Our Pact. First Second, 2019.
Auxier, Jonathan. Sweep: The story of a girl and her monster. Amulet Books, 2018.
Barton, Chris. What Do You Do With A Voice Like That? Beach Lane Books, 2018.
Elliott, Zetta, and Geneva B. Dragons in a Bag. Yearling, an Imprint of Random House Children's Books, 2019.
Haddix, Margaret Peterson. The Strangers (Greystone Secrets, Book 1). Harper Collins Publishers, 2019.
Heidicker, Christian McKay. Scary Stories for Young Foxes. Henry Holt and Company, 2019.
Hernandez, Carlos Alberto Pablo. Sal & Gabi Break the Universe. Disney Hyperion, 2019.
Korman, Gordon. The Unteachables. Balzer + Bray, an Imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, 2019.
Lord, Cynthia. Because of the Rabbit. Scholastic Press, 2019.
McDunn, Gillian. Caterpillar Summer. Bloomsbury Children’s Books, 2019.
Oppel, Kenneth. Inkling. Alfred A. Knopf, 2018.
Parry, Rosanne. A Wolf Called Wander. Greenwillow Books, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, 2019.
Roberts, Barbara Carroll. Nikki on the Line. Little, Brown and Company, 2019.
Robeson, Teresa. Queen of Physics: How Wu Chien Shiung helped unlock the secrets of the atom. Sterling Children’s Books, 2019.
Sichol, Lowey Bundy. From an Idea to Disney: How Branding Made Disney a Household Name. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 2019.
Van Eekhout, Greg. Cog. Harper, an imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, 2019.
Venkatraman, Padma. The Bridge Home. Nancy Paulsen Books, 2019.
Wang, Jen. Stargazing. First Second, 2019.
White, J.A. Nightbooks. Katherine Tegen Books, 2018.
Watson, Renee. Some Places More Than Others. Bloomsbury Children’s Books, 2019.

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/en-us/kids/games/bits-and-bricks-2ca484b751a946559f... Lego- Bits and Bricks

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

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

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