During the STC Fast Track field trip students who were TSI complete had the opportunity to register for their very first college classes. Students also toured South Texas College departments and library and had student IDs made.
Pictured right- Priscilla and Amelia show off their new STC medallions after completing the Honor Pledge.
Texas Library Standards-Strand 3: Reading – Dimension 4: Library programs encourage collaboration with other types of libraries (e.g. public, academic,governmental, special), information institutions (e.g. museums, institutes, and virtual field trips),and community partners growth, and enjoyment which are essential skills for college, career, and community.
Futuristic TEchnology Research
Mr. Santos's Engineering class came to the library to research the futuristic technology of their choice and create newsletters about their research.
Top Important health benefits of yarn crafting
- Knitting and crochet relieve depression.
- Crafting reduces anxiety.
- Projects build self esteem.
- Knitting and crochet can be a positive outlet to reduce irritability and restlessness.
- Yarncrafting building community.
- Crafting provides stress relief.
Learn more about yarncrafting and its benefits here: http://www.lionbrand.com/blog/10-most-important-health-benefits-of-yarncrafting/
Strand 5: Safe and Nurturing Environment - School libraries are essential, safe, and flexible environments and are inviting centers for teaching and learning. Dimension 1: The school library program features a learning environment that cultivates a sense of community and respect among all students and staff.
Last Days at our old location
The third six weeks was fast paced as we raced to pack up everything for our move into the new campus. I love these final shots of our staff and students at our old location on Standard Avenue in San Juan. I think most of us will agree we are ready for our new campus but it was nice for a little while in this cozy little school.