Thursday, May 21, 2020

Friendly Friday -- Topic of the Week: Your Wayland Middle School Community's Favorite Media to Enjoy While Social Distancing

Check your email or contact sara_ravid@wayland.k12.ma.us for the meet link!

Introducing:  Your Wayland Middle School Community's Favorite Media to Enjoy While Social Distancing 

Wayland Middle School reads, watches, and listens. What are our top choices of media to enjoy during social distancing? Let's find out!

Fill out this google form by Friday, May 30th to share your nominations. (If you don't have an answer for a category -- no worries, just skip to the next category.)

Celebrate your favorites, then find new media to read, watch, and/or listen to once winners and runners up are announced in all categories!

Join your WMS Community at our Friendly Friday Library Meetup, 3:00-3:30pm today, to start your brainstorming:  https://meet.google.com/psd-dbnz-uie 

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Friendly Friday: Topic of the Week: Found Object Mandalas

Check your email or contact sara_ravid@wayland.k12.ma.us for the meet link!

It's midterm! Take a minute (or 30 minutes!) to stop and reflect with your WMS community!
We will talk about all things library while making mandalas from found art items.
If you would like to make a mandala, bring a plate and a random assortment of small objects. Or just admire others'. See the Beautiful Stuff Project's video for ideas of things to bring.


Friday, May 8, 2020

Friendly Friday: Topic of the Week: What are your go-to stories during social distancing?

Topic of the Week
What are your go-to stories during social distancing?

What stories are bringing you comfort while social distancing?
Are you reading old favorites, escapist fantasy, or history of the 1918 influenza?
Are you bingeing TV series? Podcasts? YouTube channels? Video games? Fanfic?
Did you celebrate May the Fourth Be With You with a Star Wars Marathon?


Check your email or contact sara_ravid@wayland.k12.ma.us for the meet link!

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Friendly Friday WMS Library hangout — 3:00-3:30


Check your email or contact sara_ravid@wayland.k12.ma.us for the meet link!

This week we will be talking about Poem in Your Pocket Day. 
Other weeks we'll talk book recommendations, and maybe enjoy some crafts!

Students, faculty, and staff are all welcome to join and share your ideas!

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Contest: What did our teachers read in Middle School?

It's contest time!

Log on to your student account to find out how well you know the adults in our building by matching them with a favorite book from their middle school experience. Lots of these books are available in ebook and audiobook form -- follow the links to soraapp.com!

Contest ends on Friday, April 17th!

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Welcome to your Virtual Library! Need an ebook or audiobook?

Need an ebook or audiobook?
Use our catalog:

or use Sora -- soraapp.com, or the actual app, with adult permission -- how-to videos here

Quick reference bookmark for both Sora and Follett (including Follett password) for students and for faculty/staff -- note that you must be logged into a WPS email account to access.


Click on the image below to join our Friendly Friday google meet!