The Plainview Public Library seeks an energetic individual to serve as Library Assistant. This individual ensures an effective library experience by circulating library materials, assisting patrons in the use of library services, and maintaining a welcoming environment. This is a part-time evening position. Applications are available at the library and at city hall.
Application deadline: 11:00 a.m. December 18, 2017
PEM K-3 Principal Jake Donze recommends:
When Duncan arrives at school one morning, he finds a stack of letters, one from each of his crayons, complaining about how he uses them.
Published: 2012, c1999
Gerald the giraffe is too clumsy to dance with all the other animals at the Jungle Dance, until he finds the right music.
After Trixie and daddy leave the laundromat, something very important turns up missing.
When Farmer Brown goes on vacation, leaving his brother Bob in charge, Duck makes trouble by changing all his instructions to notes the animals like much better.
PEM PreK teacher Molli Funk recommends:
A witch finds room on her broom for all the animals that ask for a ride, and they repay her kindness by rescuing her from a dragon.
PEM K-3 school secretary Michelle Gostonczik recommends:
Several animals sleep snugly in Nicki's lost mitten until the bear sneezes.
Immanuel Lutheran kindergarten teacher Lisa Hammers recommends:
Immanuel Lutheran 3rd/4th grade teacher Bretney Karsjens recommends:
The children at Napville Elementary School always ignore Officer Buckle's safety tips, until a police dog named Gloria accompanies him when he gives his safety speeches.
Immanuel Lutheran PreK teacher Ann Mussell recommends:
The little mouse will do anything to save his strawberry from the big, hungry bear.
PEM PreK teacher Vanessa Sagdalen recommends:
All of the Elephant and Piggie Books
Gerald the elephant discovers that there is something worse than a bird on your head two birds on your head! Piggie will try to help her best friend.
PEM PreK teacher Jody Schwarzhoff recommends:
When Cow gets her hooves on the farmer's car, she takes it for a wild ride through the country.
Published: 1996, c1970
A pictorial representation of a question and answer game played by a teacher and her group.
In verse, SamIam tells of the virtues of green eggs and ham.
Plainview Public Library Board of Trustees recommend their favorite picture books:
George Czapiewski recommends:
The love between a boy and a tree continues through the years of his boyhood and into his old age. Reading level Spache 2.9.
Nicole Dominguez recommends:
Published: 1994, c1987
Follows the progress of a hungry little caterpillar as he eats his way through a varied and very large quantity of food until, full at last, he forms a cocoon around himself and goes to sleep.
Jeff Henry recommends:
Mary Schneider recommends:
An unobservant zookeeper is followed home by all the animals he thinks he has left behind in the zoo.
Carla Tentis recommends:
This is the story of how a little boy goes through the stages of childhood and becomes a man. It is also about the enduring nature of parents' love and how it crosses generations.