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Library and Eco News from Ms. Julian

BOOK FAIR WAS A SUCCESS! Thank you for supporting the Allenby English and French Book Fairs this fall. We had many families visiting after school sharing their love of reading! A double thank you to the seven parents who spent hours setting-up, re-stocking, selling, and organizing the books and our customers. We are so grateful […]

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Birthday Book Program 2014-15

If you wish to have your child’s birthday recognized in the school library you may purchase a book to donate to the library. After you have purchased the book you can give it directly to our librarian or leave it with someone in the office. Please include your child’s classroom number, name, and birth date. […]

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Cyberbullying Tips

Part of the Library and Media Literacy program focuses on digital citizenship, and in the library lab students learn about safe and appropriate online conduct (school and social), but many parents worry about their children’s online safety. For support in keeping up with your kids’ online activities, check out the parent tutorial from MediaSmarts, In […]

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Birthday Book Program

If you wish to have your child’s birthday recognized in the school library, please fill out the online form to make a donation to Allenby’s Birthday Book Program. A book will be purchased for the library according to the information provided. Please submit payments to the office (in the bin labelled “Birthday Books”), via cheque […]

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Book Fair Wrap Up

Thank you to all Allenby families for your wonderful support of this year’s Book Fair. Along with the families who visited the book fair to peruse and purchase items, we also had a wonderful group of teacher and parent volunteers who made the Book Fair run smoothly for everyone. Thank you! The money raised will […]

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Story Time at Home

Emily Temple of www.flavorwire.com has released a list of 50 books every parent should read to their child. Good news!  All 50 titles are available to borrow from the Allenby Library, and many are also available in French!  Take a look at the list and enjoy some family story time at home with your child.

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