Rio Tierra Library

Welcome to Rio Tierra JHS Library Website

 

This page was created to share information with our students, parents, staff and other schools who may navigate here.

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MISSION STATEMENT

 

The mission of the Rio Tierra Jr. High School Library Media Center is to teach students to be effective users of information and to encourage and prepare students to be life-long learners.  This mission is accomplished by:

 

  • Providing instruction in information literacy
  • Providing intellectual and physical access to informational materials in a variety of formats and media
  • Stimulating interest in reading and in finding and using information and ideas promoting the use of the media center by students and faculty
  • Working with teachers to develop educational strategies to meet the information needs of students and to augment teaching
  •  Supporting the school's curriculum and reading initiatives

Role of the School Library Media Center

 

 The role of the school library and information programs and services is to:

 

  • Facilitate the planning and implementation of learning programs that will equip students with the skills necessary to succeed in a constantly changing social and economic environment. Through resource-based programs, students acquire skills to collect, critically analyses and organize information, problem-solve and communicate their understandings.
  • Provide and promotes quality fiction to develop and sustain in students the habit and enjoyment of reading for pleasure and to enrich students' intellectual, aesthetic, cultural and emotional growth.
  • Cater for differences in learning and teaching styles through the provision of and equality of access to, a wide range of materials, fiction and non-fiction, print.
  •  Provide teachers with access to relevant curriculum information and opportunities to cooperatively plan implement and evaluate learning programs which integrate information resources and technologies.

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Calendar

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Sunday
11/19/17
Monday
11/20/17
Tuesday
11/21/17
Wednesday
11/22/17
Thursday
11/23/17
Friday
11/24/17
Saturday
11/25/17

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 Library Hours

 Monday thru Friday (Except Wednesdays) 7:30 am - 3:30 pm

 Wednesdays 7:30 am - 1:30 pm

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I READ:  because one life isn't enough, and in the pages of a book I can be
anybody.  

 

~ Richard Peck
 

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LOCAL NEWS LINKS

Blogs
http://sacrag.com/
http://sacramento.metblogs.com/
http://www.sacramentopress.com/
http://www.sacwiki.org/

http://www.sacramento365.com/

Radio

Capital Public Radio

Newstalk 1530


Regional Newspapers 
                          Davis Enterprise                                         Galt Herald                                                               Sacramento Bee                                   Sacramento Business Journal                Sacramento News and Review
Sacramento Observer 
                          Woodland Daily Democrat             

Television

KCRA Channel 3 (NBC)                    

KXTV Channel 10 (ABC)                   

KOVR Channel 13 (CBS)                   

KXTL Channel 40 (FOX)