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A Taste of our Saturday Read Alouds; Spotlight Author Duncan Tonatiuh

posted Sep 28, 2017, 5:21 AM by Catherine KAZMIRSKI

The ISD Library would like to offer a huge “thank you” to all the weekend readers! Here are some samples of the ISD Library read alouds.


Spanish Read Aloud:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pOpjZ-k0CXM&feature=youtu.be

Chinese Read Aloud: https://youtu.be/aypfdVML9Ac


SATURDAY READING HOURS


Come with your children, enjoy some picture books, and then feel free to browse the shelves for books to check out.  

If you are interested in reading  picture books to children, please contact stephaniec@faculty.isd.sn.  


Oct. 21       11:00 - 3:00    (English reader from 11:30 - 12:00 Spanish  12:00-12:30)

Nov. 4         11:00 - 3:00   (English reader from 11:30 - 12:00)

Nov. 11       11:00 - 3:00   (English reader from 11:30 - 12:00)

Dec. 9        11:00 - 3:00    no readers...yet


Les heures de lecture pour Samedi

Venez avec vos enfants profiter des livres avec des images (communément connus sous le nom de livres pour enfants), n’hésitez pas aussi de venir jeter un coup d’oeil à nos differents livres afin de les emprunter.

Au cas où vous serez intéressés à lire ces livres (livres avec images) aux enfants, contactez Mme Stephanie à l’adresse stephaniec@faculty.isd.sn.


Spotlight Author for National Hispanic Heritage Month:

September 15 - October 15


Today's spotlight author and illustrator is Duncan Tonatiuh. His vibrant illustrations mesmerize! If you are interested in sharing beautiful art with your friends, family, or for your own enjoyment, take a look at his work:

http://www.duncantonatiuh.com/store.html



The ISD library has a few of his works, and I would like to highlight Separate is Never Equal:


"Years before the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling Brown v. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez, an eight-year-old girl of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage, played an instrumental role in Mendez v. Westminster, the landmark school desegregation case of 1946 in California."


Come check it out or put it on hold!  


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