The seventh grade scavenged the library for new and exciting books. They had a great time learning about using the library and borrowing new books. Great job!
This week, KWON third graders learned about researching using different types of non-fiction resources including reference books such as atlases, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and thesauri.
Here, the students enjoy our new shark, sports, and graphic novel book boxes!
Earl Kim, the new Po'okula (head of school) of Kamehameha Schools, visited KWON this past Friday to "learn about the amazing things" he's heard are happening at KWON every day. The students honored him with an 'oli, lei, and song. Mr. Kim and his staff talked with Principal Parker about KWON's incredible growth in the last 10 years, the stellar example KWON has set, and what KS can learn from KWON's journey. At the end of the day, Mr. Kim commented on the professionalism of the staff, the high quality of education offered at KWON, and the respectful attitude of the student body. Great job KWON 'Ohana!
Kumu Micah's class learned a lot in the library today including the layout of the library, how fiction and non-fiction books are arranged on the shelves, how to use iPads to find books they are interested in within their reading level, and of course, how to Wobble!
Learning is fun at the library! KWON fourth graders learned about Non-Fiction sources, searched for books about Pele, hung out in the library reading loft, and read interactive Dr. Seuss books on iPads. What a busy d
Today, KWON fifth graders spent time learning about research resources, reading interactive books on iPads, and reading in the library loft. As you can see, they had a blast!
Seventh grade students visited the KWON library today to tour the library, learn about fiction and non-fiction books, and locate books using the iPads.
The eighth graders visited the KWON library for a library tour and book scavenger hunt. They had fun learning about the Dewey Decimal System and call numbers!
Meet the Librarian!
Aloha! My name is Kumu Jen Silva. Thank you for stopping by and visiting our library website! I am so excited to be able to welcome you into the library this year. We hope you find it a fun and inviting place to be! Be sure to check back for lots of updates and fun information about what's going on in the library!
Spring Scholastic Book Fair: April 9-13 in the Library
Monday - Friday: 7:30 - 8:10am
Monday - Thursday: 2:40 - 3:15pm
Friday: 1:00 - 1:30pm
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KWON Library QR Code (scan code above!)
Scholastic offers tons of Book Talks and Book Trailers so readers can sample a book through these innovative previews! Take a look!