News and Information
Hello Fred community! It is the end of an interesting year for sure. This page, however, will continue to be updated with fun and educational learning opportunities throughout the summer. Click the many links below to access online learning, activities, writing, games, and of course reading!
Check out these links for summer learning and fun activities:
Barnes and Noble summer reading plus free online activities.
Dublin Library resources for kids and families.
Pleasanton Library summer reading program.
Kid Power volunteer program for students heading to middle school.
Fun and Games through the Livermore Library.
Check out DPIE for online chess, STEAM classes, and other learning opportunities.
Oakland Zoo at Home activites.
Bound to Stay Bound books has included a list of fun links to author reads, games, and virtual tours of zoos, museums, and theme parks.
Virtual summer camp opportunities through Spectrum of Science.
Actors reading children's books:
A compilation of resources from Kate Messner, author of the Ranger in Time series
Scholastic online resources for families and teachers
Illustrator Jarret Lerner is updating this list frequently. If your student loves to draw/write/create I highly recommend this page.
Oakland Zoo At-Home Activities
Activities from Jessie Sima, author of Not Quite Narwhal and Love, Z
Dav Pilky (author of Dog Man and Captain Underpants has a page of activities related to his books:
Excellent listing of authors and illustrators reading their stories using Facebook and Instragram Live. These videos stay up for about a day so you can access them at a time convenient for you
Activities across all subjects. Includes ways students can Facetime each other:
From Bay Area Children's Theater:
Watch Mrs. Sevilla read books
(This list will continue to be updated with new content. You must log in with your DUSD account to watch)
Frederiksen Elementary was granted over $2,000 to purchase picture books in multiple languages for our students who would like to explore literature in languages other than English. We are proud to support the Path to Biliteracy program!Check out @FredLibrarian on Twitter! Learn what we are reading in the library and get special recommendations by Mrs. Sevilla!#FredReads
Our Spring Scholastic Book Fair has ended, however you can still order books online through the end of the year. Fred will receive 2% of sales! Thank you for your support of our library program!
Fred Students got to experience picture books using Novel Effect. They loved it and we plan on using again later in the year. I highly recommend this free app to enhance your read alouds!
Tickets were virtually distributed the second week of May.MRS. SEVILLA GOT TO MEET AUTHOR MAC BARNETT!
Mrs. Sevilla's visit with author Jon Agee!
Jon Agee signed his latest book, Lion Lessons, to Fred students!LIBRARY NEWSRecommended reading sites for kidsRecommended articles for grown-upsA child who reads will be an adult who thinks.~UnknownWe all can dance,” he said, “if we find the music that we love.”
– Giraffes Can’t Dance, Giles AndreaeLibrary HoursMonday-Friday8:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
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