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    Library News 

    Picture of Mrs. Coreson in library  Ms. Kelly

    Ms Coreson will be teaching in the Online Program during the 2020-2021 school year. We will miss her at Rosemont! Ms Kelly will still be here this year taking care of the Library and your reading needs. 

    Please feel free to email Ms Kelly with any questions:  kellyb@wlwv.k12.or.us. 

    Checking books out from home!  

    Here is a video showing how to check out books in our library from home:

    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1g_lSe0TR1yAMASuDXmQd4SY8-ccZ6YBw/view

     

    Join the Library Google Classroom!

    Join the Library Google Classroom! There will be something fun posted regularly from the Rosemont Library on our very own Google Classroom. All students can join the classroom and participate in the activities. Classroom Join Code: iwhhde2

    Reading Digitally

     Stack of books

    Here are some links to free digital eBooks and audiobooks. Check back regularly as we add more options throughout the following weeks.

    SORA: WLWV eBook and Audiobook resource. Log in with your school login information

    Librivox: Audiobooks of books in the public domain, which means lots of great classics!

    Project Guttenberg: eBooks of books in the public domain, again, classics galore!

    Audible: This pay site now has a collection of free audiobooks! No Amazon login required.

    West Linn Public Library: You can now get a library card online! With this library card (or your current card if you already have one) you can access to several digital content sources that you can check out.

    Research and Homework Tools

     Research Tools

  • ORCA books are coming to the RRMS library!

    Please stay tuned for when middle level ORCA books will be available for check out!  It should be soon!  We are also working on a district wide ORCA book group! 

    Here are the ORCA middle levels books for this year:

    • Be Prepared by Vera Brosgol
    • Escape from Aleppo by N.H. Senzai
    • Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes
    • The Last by Katherine Applegate
    • The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani
    • No Fixed Address by Susin Nielsen
    • Sunny by Jason Reynolds
    • Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster by Jonathan Auxi
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  • How to check a book out from home!

    • -click on Destiny Quest Catalog on the RRMS library home page
    • -login to Destiny with your RRMS email and password
    • -search for a book that is "IN"
    • -click on the "Hold It" button
    • -Mrs Kelly will find the book, check it out to you and have it ready on Friday for you to pick up from 3-4 pm
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    Daily Fun Facts!

     

    10/07:  Only 2% of the earths population has green eyes.

     

    10/05:  After working out, it takes 5 hours for your body temperature to return to normal.

     

    10/01: Every one hundred years, the moon adds approximately 1.4 milliseconds to a day. While this may be minuscule, it does add up: When dinosaurs roamed the planet, days were 23 hours long, according to NASA.

     

    9/30:  Space partly smells like diesel fuel and barbeque. This is mainly due to the amount of dying stars in our galaxy. The combustion releases a compound called polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.  Until today...I hadn't even though about what space smells like!  Have you? 

     

    9/29: A snail has 2,500 teeth. These teeth can be found on their tongue that’s covered in ridges. Snails eat by rubbing their tongue on its food while the ridges cut it into tiny pieces.

     

    9/28: You can't hum and hold your nose at the same time.  Did you try it? 

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