4th & 5th Grade Media Center
Welcome to the 4th & 5th Grade Media Center where our goal is to inspire the love of reading!!!
Thank you to all of the parents who came to our Book-O-Ween parade today! It was so much fun seeing all of the different book characters that came to visit our school today!
AR Point Update
As of October 31, the 4th & 5th Grade Center has earned 19,500 points towards our goal of 37,500! Congratulations! Keep on reading!!!!
Thank to all of the students, parents and other family members who supported our book fair through purchases or volunteering! The book fair was a huge success! With the proceeds, I will be able to purchase new books for the media center and other resources for teachers and students to use! I have already selected several books from the book fair to add to our collection including (but not limited to):
The Heroes of Olympus #5 The Blood of Olympus by Rick Riordan
Ever After High #2 The Unfairest of Them All by Shannon Hale
Ever After High #3 A Wonderlandiful World by Shannon Hale
Dork Diaries # 7 Tales From a Not- So- Glam TV Star by Rachel Renee Russell
Dork Diaries #8 Tales From A Not-So-Happily Ever After by Rachel Renee Russell
Middle School #6 Save Rafe! byJames Patterson
The Chicken Squad #1 The First Misadventure by Doreen Cronin
These are just a few of the titles I selected! We are working very hard to get them ready for check out soon!
Thank you again for your support!
AR Book Find
If you visit your local library or bookstore and want to know if a book is AR or what level it is, you can visit this website to get the information you need!
AR Bookfind: www.arbookfind.com Please note: not all books and quizzes listed on this site are available at our media center for testing.
AR Home Connect
Just as last year, you can be able to check your child's AR information from home! !
The link to this site is: http://www.tvcs-ar.org/RenaissanceServer/HomeConnect/Login.aspx
You will use your child's log-in information for this site.
Parent PI Books
Good news! We have added some new parenting books to our collection this school year! The Elementary Media Centers offer the following books that you may read and take AR tests on for Informational hours. I recommend you read them earlier in the year as they can be hard to find the closer we get to May! The new titles are listed first!1-2-3 Magic (Spanish edition) by Thomas W. Phelan
1-2-3 Magic (Spanish edition) by Thomas W. Phelan ***NEW***
How We Love Our Kids by Milan Yerkovich ***NEW***
The Whole-Brain Child by Daniel Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson ***NEW***
How to Talk so Kids Will Learn by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish ***NEW***
How to Parent so Children Will Learn by Sylvia Rimm ***NEW***
Kids, Parents, and Power Struggles by Mary Sheedy Kurcinka
No Regrets Parenting by Harley Rothbart
Siblings Without Rivalry by Adele Faber
The Five Love Languages of Children by Gary Chapman
1-2-3 Magic by Thomas W. Phelan
Parenting with Love and Logic by Foster Cline
The Way They Learn by Cynthia Ulrich Tobias
Raising Your Spirited Child by Mary Sheedy Kurcinka
Parenting Without Power Struggles by Susan Stiffelman
These books are available at the media centers and at local public libraries.
Contact Information for Mrs. Lyon
4th & 5th Grade Center: (352) 259-6850
Intermediate Center: (352) 259-2300
Media Center Acrobat(.PDF) Documents2014 Book-O-Ween Information -
2014-2015 SSYRA 3rd-5th Grade List -
4th & 5th Grade Center Media October Newsletter -
Media Center LinksDestiny - Library Card Catalog
Scholastic - A great resource for children's books and related activites!
World Book Online - Online Encyclopedia-See the media center for log in information