Learning Commons / Library

Hi, My name is Mrs. Carole. I am your new Library Assistant and I am very excited to be here at Chaparral Elementary School. Teachers and students were both very excited to be back in the library this week which was nice to see. Procedures have been put in place for safety such as, scheduled times slots for each class enabling maintenance of cohorts, Students coming to the library in smaller groups in their cohorts, hand washing/sanitizing before entering the library space and face masks to be worn at all times. I will be following these procedures diligently in an effort to keep the library open safely for everyone.

 

We will be holding an online Book Fair again this year so be sure to check back for future updates.

 

 


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​​Learning Commons at the CBE

Today’s learners cannot imagine life without the internet and supporting technology. The concept of the traditional library is changing to include technology, online tools and spaces for collaboration and exploration.​​​

January 27 is Family Literacy Day - raising awareness about the importance of reading/engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family. To celebrate, share a amazing book you have read with a photo or a comment about why you liked it. #CBELiteracy #WeAreCBE https://t.co/InmDiWBCsq

RT @JackJamesHS: Today we celebrated our 24th year of partnering with @HomesByAviYYC to give our students hands-on experience in building a house. Our students toured the finished house, cut the ribbon, & met our @HomesByAviYYC partners that make these amazing learning opportunities possible. https://t.co/Zl1zCKB6aH

RT @MandelaUnited: Our new embroidery machine arrived today! Big plans to support student learning in CTS and eventually beyond. A huge thanks to all the @yyCBEdu Service Units that helped make this happen. #wearecbe https://t.co/F2QucTeLV5

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