December 2012 Archives

Mandatory Reading Bowl Meeting 1/8/2013

Attention Readers: The TRMS Reading Bowl will have a mandatory meeting Tuesday January 8th from 8:00-8:25 in the media center. During the meeting the students will take a test over all of the books to determine our team for the competition on January 12th. Please make sure to prepare over break.

TRMS Tech Clinic

What is the TRMS Tech Clinic?

The TRMS Tech Clinic is a professional development opportunity for teachers at Taylor Road Middle School. The TRMS Tech Clinic will be once a month, usually the last Friday of the month. The TRMS Tech Clinic will offer instruction and help with online resources and web 2.0 applications that are useful to teachers.

We will have our fourth TRMS Tech Clinic on Friday December 14th from 7:45-8:20 in the media center. The fourth session of the TRMS Tech Clinic will focus on Visual Thesaurus and Photo Peach (presentation tool). For more information see our flyer.

The upcoming dates are December 14th, January 25th, February 22nd, March 29th, and April 26th. If you can't make it to the TRMS Tech Clinic sessions or if you would like to review what we did in class you can find follow up information on this blog.


Reading Bowl Meeting

Attention Readers: The TRMS Reading Bowl will this Tuesday December 11th from 8:00-8:25 in the media center. Please make sure to bring your permission slips if you have not returned them and your questions.

Book Club Meeting

Attention Readers: The TRMS Book Club will meet Tuesday December 18th from 8:00-8:20 in the media center. We will discuss Liar and Spy by Rebecca Stead. The next book we will read is Catherine Called Birdy by Karen Cushman. If you have any questions about the book club please see the media center staff.


December Newsletter

See below for the TRMS Media Center Newsletter for December.

December 2012 (11-30).pdf

Media Center Updates December 3rd

Reading Bowl


There will be a mandatory meeting of all Reading Bowl members on Wednesday, December 5th and Thursday, December 6th.  You must attend these meetings to participate in the Reading Bowl Competition on January 12th.


Chad Crews

Chad Crews had to reschedule his 8th grade presentation. He will now be coming on Monday December 10th to do his Authors of Horror and Mystery.



Tech Clinic

Thanks so much for all of those who attended the November Tech Clinic (rescheduled due to the retirement party). If you didn't attend you may view the presentation. If you need additional help with Prezi or Smore please don't hesitate to ask.

New Books

The media center has processed over 50 new books! Please stop by and check out the new books.

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