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February Newsletter


Books About Black History and Valentine's Day

23 ways to mess up Valentine's Day by Valerie Wilson Wesley ; illustrated by Maryn Roos.

Willimena Thomas, worried that she will not get any Valentine cards from her classmates and friends, takes her sister's advice and sends herself some cards, but her troubles begin when she gets carried away--as usual.

All new crafts for Valentine's Day by Kathy Ross ; illustrated by Barbara Leonard.

Provides instructions for creating a variety of Valentine's Day crafts, including cards, bookmarks, bracelets, Valentine holders, magnets, and more.

28 days : moments in Black history that changed the world by Charles R. Smith Jr. ; illustrated by Shane W. Evans.

A picture book look at many of the men and women who revolutionized life for African Americans throughout history.

Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr by Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Brian Collier.

Looks at the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, explaining his work to bring about a peaceful end to segregation.

Events

February 1st is World Read Aloud Day

Join Aransas County Schools in Reading Aloud Together. Community members will be reading to students here at Fulton Learning Center on February 1, 2019. Families are encouraged to also read your favorite book aloud at home. Need help finding a book, contact the FLC Librarian. Take photos and email them to FLC Librarian, Jessica Manning at jmanning@acisd.org. We will post them to the campus and district Facebook pages. #RockportFultonWRA

Blind date with a Book

Let Mrs. Manning or Ms. Alfaro pick your book for you. Then rate your Blind Date and turn in your slip for a chance to win a SWEET prize!

Dr. Seuss in the Park

Dr. Seuss Week at Fulton


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