Reading ~ a gateway to another world

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“Students will read if we give them the books, the time, and the enthusiastic encouragement to do so. If we make them wait for the one unit a year in which they are allowed to choose their own books and become readers, they may never read at all. To keep our students reading, we have to let them.”

Donalyn Miller, The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child

Give children the time and opportunity, during this time of supporting your child at home, to fall in love with reading. Let them read what they want. Let them explore their interests. Let them lead the way.

TLDSB has an amazing digital library resource for all students, staff and parents. It is called OverDrive and Sora – the same resource, named differently depending on the device you use to access. OverDrive has thousands of books in both e-book and audiobook formats for your child to access. 

Picture books, Young Adult novels, graphic novels, French books and so much more. 

All your child needs is their student number and login from school. If your child does not have their student number please reach out and we can help you.

On a computer please go to the address below On a phone or iPad please download the app ‘Sora’

https://trilliumca.libraryreserve.com/10/45/en/

Signin.htm?url=Default.htm

Once on the site find the library 

‘Trillium Lakelands District Staff and Student’

Sign In –  ‘student number’@tldsb.me

Password – ‘student number’

Find your school – 

‘Trillium Lakelands District School Board’

Sign In –  ‘student number’@tldsb.me

Password – ‘student number’

*Note your child may have changed their password from their student number. Please use the one they created.

Once logged in let your child explore and enjoy! 

Happy Reading Monck Families!!!