Monday, May 30, 2022
Have you read something great this year? Share it with us because we are making a Summer Reading List!
Make your suggestions by June 10th and the SORA summer reading list will be revealed June 17th.
To share any suggestions go to: tinyurl.com/sorasummer
Monday, May 2, 2022
Check this list of stories, that our library has, that has made #BookTok
A Good Girl's Guide to Murder
The Cruel Prince
One of Us is Lying
What if it's Us
The Book Thief
These Violent Delights
The Sun is Also a Star
A Thousand Splendid Suns
Eleanor & Park
Girl in Pieces (coming soon)
Monday, March 28, 2022
It's never too late, or too early, to look into career possibilities. Click on the picture above to view the 11 top in demand jobs in Canada, for 2022 and beyond... (Lighthouse Labs 2022) There is even a quiz you can take to see if a career in the tech. industry is right for you.
There are also several quizzes you can take to find your best fit for employment.
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Tuesday, February 1, 2022
Our library has been lucky enough to receive $1500 to refresh our collection! Please take the opportunity to browse the many great stories now available. To view, click on "What's New" in the side-bar or "new Books" at the top of page. More on the way...
Monday, January 17, 2022
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Monday, November 29, 2021
Tuesday, November 9, 2021
So much history has past and so much still needs to be told. The following are links to the less known stories.
Friday, November 5, 2021
Click on the picture below to learn how
the poppy became a symbol of remembrance.
Explore the site and find out who the 2021 Silver Cross Mother is, the proper way to wear the poppy, and view the Gallery of Remembrance.
There is also a short video in recognition of the 100th anniversary of the Poppy. Look in to the left in the side bar. Click on "Poppy 100 Anniversary"
Friday, October 1, 2021
Monday, September 27, 2021
Click on the picture to watch why we observe
Orange Shirt Day
Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Look for this story on SORA and in our school library.
Monday, April 19, 2021
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
There are 96 reasons why Genesis dislikes herself. She knows the exact number because she keeps a list. Genesis is determined to fix her family, and she's willing to try anything to do so...even is it means harming herself in the process.
Available on SORA and our school library!
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Read George's story on SORA or borrow from the school library.
Monday, March 22, 2021
Friday, January 29, 2021
Monday, January 11, 2021
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Monday, December 7, 2020
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Story of The Week:
This Place: 150 Years Retold
Explore the past 150 years through the eyes of Indigenous creators in this groundbreaking graphic novel anthology. Beautifully illustrated, these stories are an emotional and enlightening journey through Indigenous wonderworks, psychic battles, and time travel. See how Indigenous peoples have survived a post-apocalyptic world since Contact.- Amazon
Available in your school library and public library systems.
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Story of the Week:
Valour at Vimy Ridge:Canadian Heroes of World War I by Tom Douglas
Here are the true stories of the Canadian heroes at Vimy Ridge. Discover how that battle became a symbol of sacrifice.
To read a review on goodreads click here.
This is available through our school library in print and the public library system in both ebook and print.
Monday, November 2, 2020
Monday, October 26, 2020
This week’s story is:
The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees
by Don Brown
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Story of the Week:
Shout by Laurie Halse Anderson
The author of Speak tells her true story
of surviving abuse. Those who have read
Speak will want to hear her story. Those who
Click on the cover to read reviews.
Shout is available to you through your school library as well as through the public library system.
Monday, October 19, 2020
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Monday, September 14, 2020
Hello Hants North! It's been awhile but we are finally back together.
Yes, things are being done differently but that's ok, it's been said, change is good!
Unfortunately our library is closed to students but will be accessible.
Library staff are currently working on getting things up and ready so students can borrow books via a travelling library!
Monday, April 6, 2020
|Hey everyone! I was thinking that it would be great to have a weekly meeting group. We could use Google Hangout for the meetings. Perhaps we can create a book club, a current events club and/or just a drop-in to say "hi"club! If anyone is interested please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org|
Thursday, April 2, 2020
There are tons of great reads waiting for you online.
To access; check the sidebar and click on the links under Ebooks/Audio Books.
Other sites to consider:
Youtube: Use these keywords in your search: Audiobook, full (or Complete), and (title of book).
Libby: An app that lets you connect to Nova Scotia's Public Libraries' ebooks and audio books. All you need is a library card and the proper device. Look for Libby by overdrive in your app store or go to a public library website.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Friday, November 15, 2019
Monday, September 30, 2019
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Monday, February 4, 2019
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Battle takes place at CEC, Truro.