Teacher News

STEAM tools for your classroom

Are you looking for ways to supplement lesson in your classroom? Consider checking out items from our Library of Things to amaze and engage your students! From robotics to sewing machines, we have tools to enhance the student through demonstrations and hands-on learning.  

New databases for younger learners

The library has added three new online tools to help young learners:

Scholastic Teachables: Unlimited access to activities & printable skills sheets, lesson plans, games & other resources for grades Pre-K to 8..

TumbleMath: Math lessons in the form of read-alongs, quizzes & lesson planning tools.

World Book Discover: Encyclopedia with

Use these online tools to better understand current events

Issues, controversies and arguments are everywhere in the news. However, with soundbites and social media posts, it’s difficult to understand all the nuances that are relevant. You can use several of the library’s online databases to help get a better understanding of what’s behind the hot topics of the day:

Resource Bags

We’ll send out a collection of items on a theme or subject, including books, media, magazines, and a guide to any relevant digital resources. We also have several book discussion sets when you need multiple copies of a title.

Preschool bags are delivered to schools on Mondays or Fridays by

Schedule a Visit

Library tours are tailored to your needs. You can jump-start a research project or genre study with expert guidance from our staff, or just enjoy a storytime, puppet show and time to play.

Let library staff bring all the resources of the library to you. We can provide book talks,