Framingham, Massachusetts

Library

The Saint Bridget School library serves both the elementary and middle school students.  The dual mission of the Library program are to promote life-long reading for educational and recreational purposes as well as ensuring that students are effective and ethical users of information.Slide6

This mission is accomplished by:

        • providing intellectual and physical access to quality materials in all formats (books, periodicals, A/V materials, and digital resources)
        • providing instruction to foster competence and stimulate interest in reading, viewing, and using information and ideas
        • collaborating with classroom teachers to integrate common core literacy standards throughout the curriculum

Our library currently houses:

        • over 11,000 individual volumes
        • over 500 DVDs/VHS tapes
        • audio books
        • 11 4G laptop computers
        • 3 desktop computers

The Library Instruction includes:

          • Grade K1-2nd
                  • weekly story time and
                  • borrowing privileges (except K1)

 

  • Grades 3rd-5th –

 

                  • learn about the vocabulary of books and libraries
                  • reference sources
                  • the organization of the library
                  • research techniques
                  • borrowing privileges

 

  • Grades 6th – 8th

 

                • research techniques
                • searching and evaluating sources (including websites and print)
                • strategies for proper citation of resources

Other Programs: include Summer Reading and Book It! reading incentive program.

 

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