Also please note that the library will be open on Wednesdays from 9 am – noon through July 31.
As this school year draws to a close, it’s time for us to call in all library books and get our shelves in order. At the moment we have over 2500 items loaned out!! In order to be able to shelve everything up and check for missing books, the last day for books to go [...]
Recently, MAG teacher Margy Lamere wrote a post about the joy and value of picture books. With her permission, we have reprinted it in its entirety below: You are never too old for a picture book, never. Picture books build literacy skills in so many ways; we use them throughout the grades at Foote. Do [...]
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of 19th-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children. Brian Selznick, who won the Caldecott Medal in 2008 for The Invention of Hugo Cabret, has brought together characters from past Caldecott Medal-winning books – from the very [...]