For Teachers

Book a Virtual Class Visit!

Classes can now visit us virtually via Zoom or Google Meet for a fun and informative library experience! Explore the options below and complete the form to book a virtual visit with us.

Please complete the form at least 2 weeks in advance of your preferred dates. Once your form has been received, we will contact you to confirm your booking!

 

Programs:

    • Programs are usually 1 hour – 1.5 hour in length.
    • Programs are offered on the Zoom or Google Meet platform only.
Grade Program Details
JK/SK Virtual tour of the library, choose from a Stories, Songs, and Stretches program OR a regular storytime, Q&A session
Grades 1 – 3 Virtual tour of the library, choose from a fun library trivia Game OR a Movement and Mindfulness program, Q&A session
Grades 4 – 6 Virtual tour of the library, choose from a Book Talk program OR interactive Jeopardy, Q&A session
Grades 7 – 8 Demonstration on how to use Bibliocommons to make book lists, write reviews, and manage your library account, how to use online databases, and how to use cloudLibrary for ebooks and audiobooks, Q&A session
Grades 9 – 12 Virtual Research How-To: We’ll show you what resources you can access online with your library card to research for school projects and general interest

 

Register here for a virtual class visit!

Signing up for library cards:

 

Library cards are not necessary for virtual class visits, but we encourage you to print the application form and distribute it to your class so they can get a card on their own time: https://stthomaspubliclibrary.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/Library-Registration-Form_MAY2017.pdf

A virtual card is also available, more information here: https://stthomaspubliclibrary.ca/virtual-card/

PLEASE NOTE: A parent or guardian must sign for children up to grade 8.


 

Class Picks

Fill out the form below to have library staff select books you can check out for your class!

Teachers! Let us select books for your class. We will select a group of books on any topic! Fill out the form below and you will be contacted when your materials are ready to be collected.

Please be as specific as possible. Please attach any project sheets below if relevant.