About the Library

  • Jenny Wright, Library Media Specialist

    Sue Macmillan, Library Assistant

    Contact phone802-857-7671
    Hours:7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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Library Resources

Welcome to Summit School Library

  • Think, Create, Share, Grow

    The mission of our school libraries is to create inviting learning environments that inspire and honor curiosity, creativity and collaboration.

    In partnership with students and staff, we support and recognize reading as the foundation for students to become skilled in multiple literacies.  We strive to ensure that students become successful, lifelong learners.

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  • Summit Street School Library co-created the ebook below with other school libraires to share what we've done this month with coding. Check it out!

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  • 1/6 to 1/10

    Posted by Jenny Wright on 1/10/2020

    This week Kindergarten and 1st grade continued to learn about coding using BeeBot robots. Visit our Instagram page to see them in action!

    2nd grade and 3rd grade talked a bit about Conflict Resolution and started to learn about coding. We did an Unplugged activty where we programmed our classmates. 

    Book we read aloud this week:

    2nd & 3rd: Penguin Problems by Jory John

    Penguin Problems

     

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  • 12/9 to 12/13

    Posted by Jenny Wright on 12/13/2019

    This week Kindergarten continued to learn about coding and we did an Unplugged activty where we programmed our classmates. 1st grade also continued to learn about computer coding by playing a board game called Robot Turtles. 2nd grade and 3rd grade learned some research skills and how to give credit to someone else if you use their work. 

    Book we read aloud this week:

    Kindergaten: Little Monsters Guide to Learning How to treat Computers, iPads, and Phones by Kate Marshall.

    Little Monsters Guide

    Board game 1st grade played: Robot Turtles

    Robot Turtles

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  • 12/1 to 12/6

    Posted by Jenny Wright on 12/6/2019

    This week Kindergarten and 1st grade started learning about computer coding. 2nd grade explored atlases and 3rd grade used the iPads to build their own treehouses. 

    Some of the books we read aloud this week:

    Kindergaten & 1st Grade: If you Give a Mouse an iPhone by Ann Droyd.

    3rd Grade: Everything you Need for a Treehouse by Carter Higgins

    If you give a mouse an iPhone Everything You need for a treehouse

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  • 11/18 to 11/22

    Posted by Jenny Wright on 11/22/2019

    This week Kindergarteners talked about being Thankful. First graders continued learning about the author Laura Numeroff. Second and third graders learned about how everytime they go online they are leaving a digital trail and that they should not share private information online. 

    Some of the books we read aloud this week:

    Kindergaten: The Thankful Book by Todd Parr.

    1st Grade: If you Give a Pig a Pancake by Laura Numeroff

     Thankful Book Pig a Pancake

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  • 11/11 to 11/15

    Posted by Jenny Wright on 11/15/2019

    This week Kindergarteners learned about Fiction and Nonfiction. First graders started a new author study on Laura Numeroff. Second and third graders learned about how to be a good digital citizen. 

    Some of the books we read aloud this week:

    Kindergaten: Elephants in the Wild by Patricia Kendell and The Thank You Book by Mo Willems.

    1st Grade: If you Give a Dog a Donut by Laura Numeroff

    Elephants Thank You Book Dog a Donut

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  • 10/21 to 10/25

    Posted by Jenny Wright on 10/28/2019

    Last week in the Learning Center was very busy with the Book Fair. Thanks to everyone who came out and supported us. The funds earned from this fair purchase the subscription to the digital resource called BookFlix. Click on the link on the left hand side to check it out. 

    This week Kindergarteners continued to learn about the parts of a book with a special focus on the illustrator and the theme of friendship. First graders learned how to pick out a "Just Right Book". Second and third graders learned about all of the digital resources our Learning Center has to offer. 

    Some of the books we read aloud this week:

    Kindergaten: Big Friends by Linda Sarah

    1st Grade: Goldie Socks and the Three Libearians by Jackie Mims Hopkins

    Big Friends Goldie Socks

     

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  • 10/7 to 10/11

    Posted by Jenny Wright on 10/11/2019

    This week Kindergarteners continued to learn about the parts of a book with a special focus on the author and the theme of friendship and discussing whether the characters in the book are being good friends or not. First graders continued their author study on Mo Willems.  Second graders disussed the number of books in our Learning Center and we explored books that have not been checked out in several years. Third graders worked on the fiction genre of Mystery. 

    Some of the books we read aloud this week:

    Kindergaten: You Will Be My Friend! by Peter Brown

    1st: Time to Say Please by Mo Willems

    2nd: The Book No One Ever Read by Cornelia Funke 

    3rd: The Case of the Missing Monkey by Cynthia Rylant

    You will be my friend Time to say please Book that no one read Case of the missing monkey

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  • 9/30 to 10/4

    Posted by Jenny Wright on 10/4/2019

    This week Kindergarteners continued to learn about the parts of a book with a special focus on the title. Kindergarten has also been reading books with a friendship theme and discussing how they can be a good friend. First graders continued their author study on Mo Willems. In each book we read, students are paying close attention to the author's message.  Second and third graders worked on the difference between fiction and non-fiction. 

    Some of the books we read aloud this week:

    Kindergaten: Boy + Bot by Ame Dyckman

    1st: Should I Share my Ice Cream by Mo Willems

    2nd & 3rd: Caterpillar to Butterfly by Laura Marsh and The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle 

    Boy + Bot Should I Share my Ice Cream? Caterpillar to Butterfly The Very Hungry Caterpillar

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  • 9/23 to 9/27

    Posted by Jenny Wright on 9/27/2019

    This week Kindergarteners continued to learn about the parts of a book with a special focus on the title. First graders started an author study on Mo Willems. Second and third graders worked on alphabetical order and how fiction books are organized by author last name in the Learning Center. 

    Some of the books we read aloud this week:

    Kindergaten: Buddy and Earl by Maureen Fergus

    1st: Knuffle Bunny by Mo Willems

    2nd & 3rd: Alpha Oops! by Alethea Kontis

    Buddy and Earl Knuffle Bunny Alpha Oops

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  • 9/16 to 9/20

    Posted by Jenny Wright on 9/20/2019

    This week Kindergarteners started their daily book exchange. Each night the students will bring home a book on their level to read and when they return it they can take home another one. This book will be brought home in addition to the regular library book they check out during classes each week. 

    Kindergarteners and 1st graders learned about the parts of a book this week. 2nd and 3rd graders learned about the 5 Finger Rule for help in selecting a just right book. 

    Some of the books that we read aloud this week:

    Kindergarten: We Are in a Book! by Mo Willems

    1st: The Library Book by Tom Chapin and Michael Mark

    2nd & 3rd: Goldie Socks and the Three Libearians by Jackie Mims Hopkins

    We Are in a Book! The Library Book Goldie Socks and the Three Libearians

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