What fun to hear the stories of Dan Santat, Caldecott winning author of BEEKLE and his most recent AFTER THE FALL. He inspired students to have a dream and to be willing to work hard to achieve it.
Celebrating Constitution Day at a Kids' Discover Interview with Texas Senator Cruz from the Senate Judiciary Committee. (Senator Cruz answered questions about the Constitution and explained the importance of the three branches of government.)
Many books like THE DOT by Reynolds and ART by McDonnell celebrate creativity and imagination. Kindergarten spent the day reading and creating!
After reading SEVEN AND A HALF TONS OF STEEL by Nolan, students saw the importance of coming together as a nation. Forest Trail Library sent books and encouraging messages to Hurricane Harvey victims in Houston.
WELCOME TO THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR!!!! KINDERS explore their new school as they follow clues that take them to the nurse, counselor, librarian and principal in their search to find the Gingerbread Man. What fun for all!
The year saw many events in the Forest Trail Library. Monthly Booster Club Meetings, FTE Staff Meetings, Central Admin Town Hall Meetings, Welcome to Middle School and Good-bye to Westlake Seniors, Grade Level Activities, Staff Celebrations and more.
Kinder, First and Second had an exciting visit with Lemony Snicket, author of GOLDFISH GHOST! Students used various drawing apps like Drawing Desk to show their love and enthusiasm for his new picture book.