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Welcome to the BRMS Library Media Center

Ms. Davis - Librarian

Check out some of our library activities:

Research Units:  So far in 6th and 7th grades, students have been creating Works Cited Pages in Google Dogs using Easybib.com in MLA 8 format. Additionally, students are taking digital notes in Google Keep, practicing the 7 X 7 rule (no more than 7 bullets and 7 words per bullet). 7th and 8th graders are beginning to create in-text citations using MLA guidelines. Students learn how to use keywords for searching, and how to identify reliable sources. Direct instruction takes place in a co-teaching model, specifically in 6th grade Health classes, 7th grade Social Studies classes, and 8th grade Language Arts classes. For more information, go to Research Guidelines.

Book Fair: The BRMS community really came through this fall. We broke a sales record at our Wild Wild West Book Fair. We exceeded our goal by over $1,000.  As promised, Mr. Sprague dressed up as a cowboy. Thank you for supporting this important library fundraiser. 

Battle of the Books:  Our first meeting was Thursday, October 5, 2017 during lunch. Students in 6th, 7th and 8th grades are busy reading from a list of fifteen books, and are making practice cards. The goal is to remember as much detail as possible to succeed at the competition.

Book Trading:  This is an ongoing swapping area where students may trade books. 

If you have questions, comments or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact me:  

609-298-0674 ext. 2234

jdavis@bordentown.k12.nj.us

Congratulations to the 2017 Ravenous Readers who placed 2nd at Doane Academy!