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 17, 2023.

The first day of Library is Monday, August 24, 2023.

Family Literacy Night : TBA

PTA Reflections : Due Oct. 13, 2023 Stop in office for more information.

 

Reflections Theme:  "I am hopeful because..."

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Speech Contest : Oct. 13, 2023 at 9:30am is the Doxey speech competition to see who advances to District for November competition. 

District competition is Oct. 16th.                  

 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 guardian, 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- 30th!  Read lots to have a better chance to win a pumpkin! 

I will need help from adults to decorate the pumpkins. Pick up a pumpkin to decorate      

School wide SPELLING BEE CONTEST will be TBA.  

Read Across Davis: TBA 

Scholastic Book Fair: Oct. 2-6th and Jan. 22-26th.
 

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! 

Welcome to Davis School District Library System

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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

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Remember to use Sora/Overdrive to continue reading!  This is a great idea for reading over the holidays and over the summer!

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 "Read, Return, Repeat"!  What book are you excited to check out to read?

 

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