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Coral Ridge Elementary Library: Welcome

This Week in the Library (9/20-9/26)

Kindergarten students are working on a weather unit in their classrooms. This week, we will extend the learning to the library by making clouds in a jar!

 

Our read-aloud for this week is When Cloud Became a Cloud by Rob Hodgson.

 

When Cloud Became a Cloud: Hodgson, Rob, Hodgson, Rob: 9780593224915:  Amazon.com: Books

This week, students will learn how clouds are formed by making a cloud in a jar!

 

Our read-aloud for this week is When Cloud Became a Cloud by Rob Hodgson.

 

When Cloud Became a Cloud: Hodgson, Rob, Hodgson, Rob: 9780593224915:  Amazon.com: Books

This week, students will continue to explore our library's website, learning how to search for books and get on the waiting list for them. 

 

Our read-aloud for this week is Mac Undercover by Mac Barnett.

 

 

This week, students will continue to explore our library's website, learning how to search for books and get on the waiting list for them. 

 

Our read-aloud for this week is Bunnicula by James and Deborah Howe.

 

 

This week, students will continue to explore our library's website, learning how to search for books and get on the waiting list for them. 

 

Our read-aloud for this week is The Dragon Thief by Zetta Elliott.

 

 

This week, students will continue to explore our library's website, learning how to search for books and get on the waiting list for them. 

 

Our read-aloud for this week is Unsolved Case Files: Escape at 10,000 Feet: D.B. Cooper and the Missing Money (Unsolved Case Files, 1) by Tom Sullivan.

 

 

Amazon.com: Unsolved Case Files: Escape at 10,000 Feet: D.B. Cooper and the Missing  Money (Unsolved Case Files, 1): 9780062991515: Sullivan, Tom, Sullivan,  Tom: Books

 

 

 

Coral Ridge Library Online Catalog (OPAC)-For print books in our library!

Click the logo above to search in our library catalog for a book you want to read or a topic you want to research!

Great Things are Happening in the Coral Ridge Library!

2022 Kentucky Bluegrass Award Winners!

 

Our Collaborative Sticker Poster

We now have FIVE collaborative sticker posters hanging in our library! Last year's was a celebration of inclusion and our library as a safe space for all. What will this year's poster be?? Check the Just for Fun tab for a slideshow of our progress!

2023 Kentucky Bluegrass Awards Preschool Nominees!

Check the tab here for more information on the books nominated in this KBA category! 

2023 Kentucky Bluegrass Awards K-2 Nominees!

Check the tab here for more information on the books nominated in this KBA category! 

2023 Kentucky Bluegrass Awards 3-5 Nominees!

Check the tab here for more information on the books nominated in this KBA category! 

Check Out Our Library!

Check out this video tour of our library! This video was made during NTI, but the basic layout of the library is still the same. 

New Books

What's Mrs. Johnson Been Reading?

Mrs. Johnson's bookshelf: read

Bob
really liked it
Bob
When Livy goes to visit her grandmother in Australia for the first time in five years, she is surprised to find Bob, a green creature who lives in her closet and was her friend as a child. But where did Bob come from? And how is he suppo...
tagged: elementary-school and kba
The Rabbit Listened
it was amazing
When Taylor's block creation comes crashing down, he's left with a lot of emotions...and lots of animal friends telling him how THEY think he should handle it. All except the rabbit, who does the one thing Taylor needs the most...listens...
tagged: elementary-school and kba
You Don't Want a Unicorn!
it was amazing
A little boy wants a unicorn more than anything in the world! Or so he thinks, until he wishes for one and his wish comes true. What could be so bad about having a unicorn? Read this book to find out.
tagged: elementary-school
Frog on a Log?
really liked it
Who says frogs have to sit on logs? And what do other animals need to sit on? This rhyming book is full of funny animal/seat pairings! For adults: Great book for teaching about circular story structure as well as poetic license since no...
tagged: elementary-school
If You Give a Pig a Party
really liked it
If you give a pig a party, what will she want next? And after that? And after that? This is one in a series of "If you..." books by Laura Numeroff. For adults: This is a great book for teaching circular story structure. Students also e...
tagged: elementary-school

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Donna Johnson
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Coral Ridge Elementary
10608 National Turnpike
Fairdale, KY 40118
(502) 485-8234

Gale

Gale databases curated for our school! Gale in Context covers a broad range of topics and includes images, articles from encyclopedias, magazines, and the news.  National Geographic Kids includes topics on science, nature and space with videos and articles

ABDO eBooks

Take a look at these always available digital books from ABDO! This means that any student can read any of these titles anytime. No waiting times ever. 

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10608 National Turnpike, Louisville, KY 40118