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    <EXTREME READING CHALLENGE>
    1. 
    Find a great book
    2.  Find a reading spot in an unusual, fun or absolutely comfy place
    3.  Snap a photo of you reading
    4.  Share it with Ms. Macer – ssmacer@seattleschools.org

    OR post is on Instagram or Twitter using the hashtags #ExtremeReader #WhitmanWildcatsRead.  You can also give a shout-out to your future h.s. by adding #FutureBeaverReader #FutureLynxReader #FutureRamReader


    (Please be safe and ensure that your wellness is a priority.)

     


    Seattle Public Library Library Link
    All students in SPS now have a library card through the Library Link.  This is a valuable ONLINE library card that gives students access to all ONLINE resources.  Information will be sent out through PTSA and the school newsletter.

    Read FAQs from Lynn Miller, Teen Librarian, at the Ballard Public Library. 

    What's happening at Seattle Libraries? 
    Fun & Games & the Library


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    Most of the library resources have been moved to the "Program Support" course on Schoology.

    Browse the Catalog:

    Looking for databases?
    Click the Online Student Resources link in the right column

    Wondering how to connect to the eBin folders?
    See Below

    Searching for this year's Wildcats Read books?
    Look to the Right
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    RESEARCH RESOURCES

    Start your research with best practices!
    Find reliable information in the SPS Databases found in Student Online Resources.
    Get research help from the Seattle Public Library teen research page.
    Questions about citations?  See Ms. Macer, your ELA teacher or these resources:
    OWL - Online Writing Lab MLA Citation Help - Purdue U.

    THANK YOU to the local businesses who are supporting Wildcats Read! We are grateful! 

    PHINNEY BOOKS  

    SECRET GARDEN BOOKS  

    TOP TEN TOYS

    BALLARD COFFEE WORKS

    WHITMAN PTSA

    MAJESTIC BAY THEATER

     I'm also VERY thankful to the Library Volunteers who are pillars of our thriving program. 

    Carol, Jo, Jan, Jane, Heidi, Julie, Rebecca, Graciela & Day of Caring

    GElogo smallT YOUR Wildcats Read list including Genres & Tags.  Don't forget to fill out this brief six word review. Your name will be entered to win prizes!!
    Don't know what to read? Search our catalog or get advice from these great websites.
    We Need Diverse Books
    Epic Reads
    Mighty Girl Books
    Seattle Public Library Teen Choices
    LGBTQIA @Whitman: in the catalog, find RESOURCE LISTS & then LGBTQIA

    Ms. Macer
    Shelly Macer, Librarian
    ssmacer@seattleschools.org

    Phone: 206-252-1220

    I am eager to help students build a love of reading, strong research skills & improve their digital literacy skills. Stop by and say hello any time.

    Helpful Links

    COMMUNITY STORIES
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    featuring people who inspire and are movers and shakers.

    NewsBank

    Wildcats: Keep up with local, national and international news through NewsBank. The WA State Library has given access to Whitman until December 2019. Username and passwords are the same as when using databases.  Find more information on the Library Schoology page.



    Donating from the Whitman Library Amazon Wish List is a great way to support the community.  Thank you for considering!