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 23, 2021.

The first day of Library is Monday, August 30, 2021. 

Family Literacy Night : TBA  

PTA Reflections : Oct. 15th.

Reflections Theme:  "I Will Change the World By..."

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Speech Contest will be held at Doxey Elementary on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021.  The categories are K-2nd, 3rd-4th, 5th-6th, 7th-12th.  The winner will move onto the district! The district judging is on Nov. 8 or 9th.  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 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. 21- 28th!  Read lots to have a better chance to win a pumpkin!        

School wide SPELLING BEE CONTEST will be TBA.  

Read Across Davis: Feb. 28th - Mar 4, 2022. 

Scholastic Book Fair: Oct. 4-8th.
 

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!  You 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 "Believe".  What does this mean to you?

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