O. W. Holmes Junior High School

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Holmes School Library

Summer Library Hours 

Mon. 6/11 – Thurs. 6/14

8:30 – 12:00

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Closed for lunch 12 – 1 pm

Closed Friday, June 15th

We will return August 15th.

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Holmes Summer 2018

Our 2018-19 All School Read!

Exciting News!

*All School Read for 2018:  Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein

Book Bingo:  Read, fill out and turn in by September 14th for a prize or free ice cream!  Staff and students can participate. Bingo sheets are available in paper copy in the library, in our library locker (left hand side of this page), and came in a Schoolloop June 1.

June

June 6--Holmes celebration/A Dog’s Purpose movie in the library

June 7--Last day of school, minimum day (12:00 dismissal)

June 8--no school but the library will be open except 11:30-1:15 pm

Ways to read over the summer:

Overdrive:  DJUSD has its own digital e-book and audiobook collection.  You can login using your district Google login (your initials and school ID, full birthday as the password).  Try the app (available for all devices). You can toggle back and forth between our library and public libraries!

 

Current 7th and 8th graders:

This year we are trying something new:  you can check out up to 3 books over the summer!  Your record must be clear (no fines or overdues).

 

Public Libraries:

http://www.yolocounty.org/general-government/general-government-departments/library/summer-reading-program- (Yolo County)


http://www.saclibrary.org/Home/Events/Summer-Reading-en (Sacramento City)

Read180

Click here for student access

Clever (new login system to access digital resources)

Library Schedule 5/28 -6/1/2018


LIBRARY CLOSED
 

Printing from Chromebooks

Overdrive

Click here for the DJUSD Overdrive collection

This is a district collection of audio and e-books.  It is in its beginning stages, but we hope to add to it each year.  

Your login information:

Your Your initial and ID number 

Your birthday (YYYYMMDD)

 

(staff:  please see us in the library for your login)

Homework Club

Last day of Homework Club is Thursday, May 24th.  The library will be closed after school starting on Tuesday, May 29th.

 

Homework Club is after school in the library, Monday - Thursday 3:30 - 5 pm.  The tutors are available daily to help with math, science, organizational skills and more.  We also have textbooks, computers and printers available for student use.  If you have any questions please call or email Mrs. Sisneros.

530-757-5445 x173 jsisneros@djusd.net

Student Reading Inventory/Book Lexile

Student Reading Inventory (click here to access)

 

Check a book's Lexile level

 

Popular Books Lexile Levels

Percy Jackson series            590 - 740

Harry Potter series                880 - 950

City of Bones series              710 - 770

Land of Stories series           760 - 830

Hunger Games series           800 - 820

Diary of a Wimpy Kid series  950 -1060

The Fault in Our Stars           850

Wonder                                  790

A Dog’s Purpose                    970

The Selection                         680

The Crossover                       750

Student registration site

TEXTBOOKS

For Information on cost of textbooks and damage charges:

http://holmes.djusd.net/textbooks

RISE (Recycling is Simply Elementary)

RISE video 2017

Please watch!

Fun things to do....