Thomas G. Harris Elementary

 

Library

Spring Bookfair coming February 24-28, 2020.

 

  • Author Visits.  Cate Berry coming to Harris Elementary on February 18, 2020 @ 9 am in the Library.  Check her out at www.cateberry.com.  She will be presenting to our second graders! 
  • Read Across America Character Parade for the entire school!  Friday, March 6, 2020!  We will have readers in every classroom from the community:  firemen, Univision, and community voluteers!  
  • Please see other events happening in the library by visiting my website:  https://harrislibrary118.weebly.com/

 The mission of the Harris Elementary students is to develop life long learners through the love of reading.   

 Schedule and Expectations

·      Every student visits the library every two weeks. 

·      Primary Classes (PreK-2) visit the library for 30 minutes classes and checkout.

·       Intermediate Classes (3rd-5th) for 45 minutes and checkout

 Check Out Expectations

·    PreK 3 -- Does not check out books

  • PreK 4 -- Does not check out books
  • Kinder -- 1 book + to be returned every 2 weeks
  • 1st grade -- 2 books + to be returned every 2 weeks
  • 2nd grade -- 2 books + to be returned every 2 weeks
  • 3rd grade -- up to 2 books + to be returned every 2 weeks
  • 4th grade -- up to 2 books + to be returned every 2 weeks
  • 5th grade -- up to 2 books + to be returned every 2 weeks

Book Care Expectations

  • Any damage is to be reported to the librarian before the student leaves the library so that the librarian can make note of the damage.
  • Students will be asked to pay for any books that are returned damaged.
  • Students will be asked to pay for books that are lost.
  • Students are expected to return books on time so that others can enjoy them

Parent Accounts

  • All parents are welcome to set up a parent account
  • All checkouts may be kept for up to 2 weeks
  • Parents may get up to 5 items a time
  • Parents are expected to turn materials in on time, so that other Harris students and families may enjoy them.