Hey there Lynxes, what are you reading this summer? Join the Lakewood Lynxes this summer by participating in our Summer Reading Challenge.
Qualifications for Participation
- Read FIVE Books over the summer vacation
- Post a comment to this Learning Commons blog entry about the books you are reading. You can talk about anything- what you like, what you don’t like, what your favorite lines and characters are- just Don’t Give Away the Ending!
- Don’t know what to read? Visit our LMMS Summer Reading Challenge website for suggestions from Ms. Vance, Durham County Public Library programs, and recommended lists.
Hope to hear from YOU this summer!
The fourth and final episode of Radio LMMS for the 2011-2012 school year is a classic. Our radio engineers have gotten fancy with technology! A special thanks goes out to Amanda Hitson and Caitlin Wilson for all of their support running the Radio LMMS books club. See y’all in the fall! GO LYNXES!
Check it out at the Radio LMMS page.
Our Ebook collection is constantly growing. Now we have over 370 ebooks in our collection. Visit the link to the video below shows just a few of the new arrivals. Stop by our catalog and read one today!
For your listening pleasure, here is Episode 3 of Radio LMMS. Check it out for special details like an interview with our very own Mr. Reynolds, a spotlight on the Durham County library, and new book reviews!
As many of you know, North Carolina voters approved an Amendment to the State Constitution. It reads as follows:
“Marriage between one man and one woman is the only domestic legal union that shall be valid or recognized in this State. This section does not prohibit a private party from entering into contracts with another private party; nor does this section prohibit courts from adjudicating the rights of private parties pursuant to such contracts.”
To learn more about this amendment, you can visit the following websites:
If you would like to read books (Fiction or Non-Fiction) about or related to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning people and issues, check out our list of LGBTQ Resources available in the Learning Commons.
Also, take time to visit the It Gets Better Project. “The It Gets Better Project was created to show young LGBT people the levels of happiness, potential, and positivity their lives will reach – if they can just get through their teen years. The It Gets Better Project wants to remind teenagers in the LGBT community that they are not alone — and it WILL get better.”
Lakewood Montessori Middle School has gone digital. If you have access to the Internet, you have access to over 200 ebooks from our collection.
Visit our list of Ebooks today. From Alien Abductions to Podcasting 101, there is something for everyone in our Ebook collection.