Media Center

  • Mission Statement 

    • The mission of the Fairview Elementary Media Program is to instill in the students a love for reading and a quest for knowledge that will ensure they become effective, independent users of ideas and information.

     General Information

     

     Resources

    Links for Kids (please call the media center for usernames and passwords)

    Programs 

    • Elementary Battle of the Books 2017-2018 book list Team meeting begins Tuesday, November 13th
    • Student Library Council - meets Wednesdays during lunch
    • Media Assistant - 5th Graders
    • FVES Broadcast Team - meets every Monday and Thursday mornings at 7:15am 
    • Garden Club - fall session runs September -  November

      Events

    • Summer Reading Challenge Celebration - Friday, September 21, 2018
    • Fall Into a Book - blank tree and leaves - each leaf represents number of books read in this timeframe.  Each grade has a different reading goal. October 1st - 31st (prize - cookie party)
    • October - Adopt a Shelter Dog Month 
    • Follett Book Fair - Browsing October 29th. Shopping Tuesday, October 30th - Friday, November 2nd.  Family shop night is Thursday, November 1st.
    • American Girl Literacy Night - Thursday, November 1st.
    • Grateful Writing Contest- Entries due Wednesday, November 14th.  Winners announced Friday, November 16th.
    • Gingerbread Contest entries due on Wednesday, December 5th.  Winners announced on Friday, December 14th.
    • Winter Break Reading Challenge:  December 22nd - January 6th
    • World Read Aloud Day - Friday, February 1st 
    • Follett Book Fair - Monday, February 4th - Friday, February 8th
    • Read Across America - February 25th - March 1st
    • Harry Potter Literacy Event - 
    • School Libary Month Celebration - Graphic Novel Contest due Tuesday, April 16th
    • Spring Break Reading Challenge - April 19th - 26th
    • Children's Book Week - April 29th - May 3rd
    • End of Year Book Return Contest - Monday, June 3rd - Friday, June 7th
    • Summer Reading Program begins June 9, 2018

     Book Awards

    Volunteers

    • We can always use volunteers to help in the media center. Please contact Heather Shulman  at 704-753-2800 or Heather.Shulman@ucps.k12.nc.us if you would like to help.

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