Doxey Elementary Library

 

Sherry Tweed
spreston@dsdmail.net
801-402-2250

Library Hours or Schedule:  Monday-Thursday  8:30 - 3:30. Friday 8:30-1:30

School Library Mission Statement

Doxey Library wants to foster life long reading for information and pleasure!  We want to empower the students  to always be reading! Discovery, creativity, and engagement is the goal!

 Upcoming Events



The first day of school is Tuesday, August 22, 2022.

The first day of Library is Monday, August 29, 2022. 

Family Literacy Night : September 9, 2022 at Syracuse HS.

PTA Reflections : Oct. 17th.

Reflections Theme:  "Show Your Voice!"

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Speech Contest : Oct. 19, 2022 at 9:15am is Doxey speech competition to see who advances to District for November competition.                   

 Contact Mrs. Tweed for permission slips and other information!   You may practice your speech at your recess time in the Library!

 

Read for pumpkins Contest :  Read or have a parent, sibling, or teacher read to you and get a ticket.  Turn tickets into your teacher.  Read for the month of October. Drawing for a chance to win a pumpkin will be Oct. 24- 28th!  Read lots to have a better chance to win a pumpkin!        

School wide SPELLING BEE CONTEST will be TBA.  

Read Across Davis: TBA 

Scholastic Book Fair: Oct. 2-6th.
 

Join our Davis community by reading on Read Across Davis day
March 2, 2018

DESTINY DISCOVER

Search for your favorite book in the Doxey Library by using Destiny Discover! Enter the book title in the search bar below.

You can browse through all the books in the library, including the new books from the Readbox cart! You can also put your book on hold without Mrs. Tweed's help using Destiny Discover.

SORA/OVERDRIVE

 Remember to use Sora/Overdrive to continue reading!  Grades 4 - 6 can check out up to 3 books at a time!

How to access Sora/Overdrive: Go to "Catalogs" on my Library page. Scroll down to Overdrive and click on it.  If you are using your school device, you are automatically logged on. Click on collections and pick from those listed.  If it says place a hold , you have to click on place a hold to get the chance to read it.

 Just for fun!

Questions:   What is a biography?  

                      How can you show kindness at Doxey this year?

                       Library theme is "Wild About Reading".  What book is "wild" to you? 

 

 Share your answer with Mrs. Tweed for a small treat!!