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Windy Hill Middle School Library: Home

New Books

A Home for Goddesses and Dogs
Almost American Girl book cover
Daring Darlene book cover
Finding Orion book cover
Finish the Fight book cover
Fins book cover
Forest Talk - How Trees Communicate book cover
Free Lunch book cover
New Kid book cover
The Grand Escape book cover
The Line Tender book cover
The Only Black Girls in Town book cover


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Anne Jones
9560 Boyds Turn Road
Owings, Maryland
443 550-9319
Contact: Twitter Page

2021 Black Eyed Susan Nominees

Black Eyed Susan Awards

Cast your vote for your favorite BES nominee book!  Read at least three of the nominee books below and then cast your vote by May 25, 2021.  Click here to cast your vote!
The purpose of the Black-Eyed Susan Book Award Program is to promote life-long reading habits by encouraging students to read and enjoy quality contemporary literature that broadens understanding of the human experience.

Nominee chapter books for 2020-2021
(click on the cover for more on the book!)

Allies by Alan Gratz book coverAll the Impossible Things book coverCharlie Thorne and the Last Equation book coverMarcus Vega Doesn't Speak Spanish book coverThe Dollar Kids book coverThe Missing Piece of Charlie O'ReillyThe Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise

Books and ebooks

Books are now available from the WHMS Library through curbside pickup
or for students in school, through front-of-library pickup. 
Here's how:

  1. Go to Clever
  2. Click on Destiny, Windy Hill Middle School and Log In (upper right corner)
  3. Find up to 3 books; Click on "Hold It" for each book.
  4. Ms. Jones will email you when your book(s) are available for curbside pickup in front of the school, M-F 7am-5pm, or on a cart in front of the main library doors.  

 Sora platform for ebooks

Students have access to thousands of ebooks through Sora!
Access:  Students access Sora through Clever
Book Limit:  Students can have up to 3 ebooks at a time for two weeks!
Note:  Once in Sora, click on the drop down arrow under Calvert County Schools and select Maryland's Digital Library for more selection!  To checkout an ebook from Maryland's Digital Library, use your CRAB card.  (calv + lunch number and 8 digit birthdate)

Library News

Looking for a good book?  Don't forget curbside pickup is available.  Go to Clever, Destiny, click on Windy Hill Middle School, click "Sign In" in the upper right corner, and find a book or two!  Once you find the book click "Hold It" and Ms. Jones will email you when it is ready to be picked up!

    5 Times Revenge Book Cover Blubber Book Cover  Booked book cover  Cheating for the Chicken Man book cover  Posted book cover     Restart Book Cover  Screenshot book cover   Hello Universe book cover  You Go First book cover  The Second Life of Abigail Walker

The WHMS Library is getting a new look!  Phase 1 includes new furniture.  Phase 2 next summer will include new carpet and book shelves!

Windy Hill Middle Library from back of roomWindy Hill Middle Library from front of room

Ms. Jones's latest reads:

Stamped book cover by Jason Reynolds

Book cover My Dear Hamilton

Book cover The Warden's Daughter by Jerry Spinelli

Quick Links

Search for books in Destiny
SORA app
What's next in a book series
Reading Counts Quiz
Find books with RC quiz
Calvert Library
Office 365 login page
RC teacher report tool
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