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Welcome!

Welcome to the Phoenix School of Discovery Library!

Teachers, please email Mrs. Geddes at:

Jennifer.Geddes@Jefferson.Kyschools.US to schedule a class visit!

Students, sign in HERE!

 

Library Schedule

 


1st Period 7:40 - 8:46

PLANNING - Can be flexible

2nd Period 8:48 - 9:52

OPEN 

RISE 9:58 - 10:48

OPEN

3rd Period 10:48 - 11:42

Closed - Yearbook Class

4th Period 11:44 - 1:14

Closed - Library Class

5th Period 1:16 - 2:20 

OPEN

 

Library Catalog - OPAC

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Pokémon Adventures

Awesome adventures inspired by the best-selling Pokemon Diamond and Pearl and Pokemon Platinum video games! All your favorite Pokemon game characters jump out of the screen into the pages of this action-packed manga! Finally together again, Dia, Pearl, and Platinum must battle Legendary Pokemon Dialga and Palkia, who are being controlled by Cyrus, the powerful boss of Team Galactic! Then a new Legendary Pokemon leaps into the fray! Whose side is it on...' And who will rescue Platinum's hapless bodyguards from the mysterious Distortion World they've been banished to...' Plus, hang with Lopunny and meet Porygon-Z, Gallade, and... Looker?! Reads R to L (Japanese Style) for all ages.

Dreamers

An illustrated picture book autobiography in which award-winning author Yuyi Morales tells her own immigration story.

Alma and How She Got Her Name

A 2019 Caldecott Honor Book What's in a name? For one little girl, her very long name tells the vibrant story of where she came from -- and who she may one day be. If you ask her, Alma Sofia Esperanza José Pura Candela has way too many names: six! How did such a small person wind up with such a large name? Alma turns to Daddy for an answer and learns of Sofia, the grandmother who loved books and flowers; Esperanza, the great-grandmother who longed to travel; José, the grandfather who was an artist; and other namesakes, too. As she hears the story of her name, Alma starts to think it might be a perfect fit after all -- and realizes that she will one day have her own story to tell. In her author-illustrator debut, Juana Martinez-Neal opens a treasure box of discovery for children who may be curious about their own origin stories or names.

Diary of a Minecraft Zombie Book 4

12 Year Old Zombie and Steve have Switched Bodies Find out what happens as 12 year old Zombie has to pretend to be human and Steve pretends to be a zombie. In this latest Minecraft adventure, 12 year old Zombie and Steve have accidentally switched bodies and must pretend to be each other until they figure out a way to switch back. Zombie must go to human middle School and try to figure out the crazy life of a middle school kid. And Steve has to live among the Zombies, Creepers, Skeletons and Slimes of Minecraft, while he pretends to be a Zombie himself Jump into the fun of this crazy and zany Minecraft adventure, today Get Your Copy Today (An Unofficial Minecraft Book)

I Survived Hurricane Katrina 2005

The horror of Hurricane Katrina is brought vividly to life in this fictional account of a boy, a dog, and the storm of the century. Barry's family tries to evacuate before Hurricane Katrina hits their home in New Orleans. But when Barry's little sister gets terribly sick, they're forced to stay home and wait out the storm. At first, Katrina doesn't seem to be as bad as predicted. But overnight the levees break, and Barry's world is literally torn apart. He's swept away by the floodwaters, away from his family. Can he survive the storm of the century -- alone?

Superstar

Fifth grader Lester, a space enthusiast and homeschool kid, suddenly finds himself thrust into the world of public elementary school. Lester faces the ups and downs of making friends, meeting bullies, learning about his autism diagnosis, and finding joy- and heartbreak - in the science fair. Join Lester on a journey to find his way in school and to discover that what is most important isn't what you can do, but who you are.

Old School

Life was better in the old days. Or was it? That's the question Greg Heffley is asking as his town voluntarily unplugs and goes electronics-free. But modern life has its conveniences, and Greg isn't cut out for an old-fashioned world. With tension building inside and outside the Heffley home, will Greg find a way to survive? Or is going "old school" just too hard for a kid like Greg?

Librarian

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Jennifer Geddes
Contact:
502 Wood Road
Louisville, Ky 40222
502-485-7700

Sync Audiobooks

A free audiobook program for teens 13+. Download the Overdrive app to your favorite listening device. Each week from starting April 25th  through July 17th a new complementary pair of audiobooks will available for download through Overdrive. Titles, once downloaded, are yours to keep!

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Phoenix School of Discovery
3741 Pulliam Dr., Louisville, KY 40218