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Hard to believe we’re nearing the end of the first quarter! Where has the time gone? The fall book fair is just around the corner.  Whew! I am incredibly thankful to have returned as Seward El’s librarian this year. The library has been busy, with a new library aide jumping right in and making magic..

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Mrs. Pfeiffenberger’s class has been busy!  They have been creating awesome book reviews. From Mrs. Pfeiffenberger and her class: Looking for a good book to read?  Check out the fabulous book reviews our class wrote by following this link: If you click on the small pictures at the bottom right of the page, it..

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It happens every year:  We start gaining significant sunlight hours as the school year winds down, which means students get a little more wound up.  One of the ways I have enjoyed (and tried to channel) this extra student energy in April is by embracing National Poetry Month. This year, for the entire month of..

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We are excited to share that from August 2013 to March 2014, over 460 new books have been added to the Seward Elementary Library book collection!  You may download the following pdf file to for a list of the new titles (most of them with images), organized in the following order: Nonfiction (Dewey Decimal call..

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Seward Elementary School will be celebrating with a Scholastic book fair on Tuesday, March 18. Funds raised from the fair will help purchase books for the school library to support classroom curriculum and learning. Students will be able to visit during the school day with their classes and make purchases.  A flyer was sent home..

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Isn’t Alaska an amazing state?  We want to be sure you can find books about Alaska at the Seward Elementary Library so you can learn more about it. We created a special spine label for books about Alaska that are in the Biography, Everybody and Fiction sections of our library, so they can be easily identified while browsing these sections…