Wednesday, March 21, 2012

New for 2011-2012, Frisco ISD now has ebooks and audiobooks available for download from Overdrive. 

Getting started is as easy as 1,2,3!

1.  With your parent's permission, download the free Overdrive app to your iDevice, Kindle, or computer. 

2.  Find Frisco ISD Libraries.

3.  Search for the book of your choice, and use your school id # to check out the book you want just like you do at school!

You are allowed two Ovedrive checkouts.  Make sure you read them in two weeks.  At the end of that time, they will mysteriously disappear!

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

If your dog could talk, what do you think he'd say?  That's the question I asked the kindergarten and first grade students before reading this adorable book about one very cute puppy. 

A dog is a man's (and a child's) best friend--but it's tough when your best friend can only bark, yip, growl, and howl!Young readers will empathize with this sweet and funny story of a boy who begs his dog to talk. Tim Bowers' humorous pictures give a glimpse of what life might be like if dogs could crack jokes, chat on the phone, and even sing lullabies! (review taken from