Are you a creative If so, you should submit to the Toronto Public Library’s anthology, Young Voices. Find out more about submission guidelines here. Deadline is April 4th.
Why Young Voices is Amazing?
- Toronto Public Library has been publishing Young Voices Magazine for over fifty years! It’s published once a year in October.
- All submissions are reviewed by an editorial team of teen writers and artists working with professional writers and artists.
- Every year we get over 500 submissions and can only publish 80 pieces!
The Toronto Public Library offers plenty of activities to keep you busy during March Break. Visit the nearest branch to get your library card (or a replacement) which will gain you access to the wealth of print and electronic resources.
Over the March Break, check out Library Events for teens around the city or this link for Programs, Classes and Exhibits.
Interested in a new read?
Our Library Learning Commons has new arrivals in Teen Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Manga, Graphic Novels for you to browse!
Need assistance selecting the perfect read? Visit our newest subscription NoveList Plus, a premiere database for reading recommendations. It is a comprehensive source of information about books that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.
Please speak with a Teacher-Librarian (Mr. Kopyto, Mr. Raminraine Ms. Lo Re).
Be sure to also check out the latest reads for Teens at the Toronto Public Library over the break! Click here to see what’s new in Teen Fiction.
Remember to visit the EHSS Library Learning Commons just before the March Break to settle all fines!
We wish you a safe and relaxing break!
Interested in learning more about how/why Valentine’s Day came about? Browse our online encyclopedias such as Britannica and Gale Virtual Reference which can be found using our alphabetical list of databases for a general overview of this day. Also, read about individuals such as Claudius II Gothicus and Pope Gelasius I that may have played a key role.
In celebrating this day, the Earl Haig Library Learning Commons invites you to stop by and browse our Blind Date with a Book display. With a few subtle hints, determine which book you are interested in signing out.
Kung Hei Fat Choy – Happy Lunar New Year
Happy Lunar New year! Find out more about this occasion celebrated all across Asia using the Infobase ebook: Encyclopedia of Holidays and Celebrations. Click on the Britannica article to see how this festival is celebrated.
Chinese New Year starts with the New Moon on the first day of the new year and ends on the full moon 15 days later. The 15th day of the new year is called the Lantern Festival, which is celebrated at night with lantern displays and children carrying lanterns in a parade.
The year of the rooster. Roosters are extremely sociable and prefer being the center of attention, always bragging about themselves and their accomplishments. They continually seek the unwavering attention of others which can be annoying. Roosters are as proud of their homes as they are of themselves. They’re extremely organized individuals as evidenced by the fact that their homes are always neat
Are you taking grade 11 courses? Do you have interesting ideas you wish to investigate further? Can you see connections between subjects?
Limit the number of summatives you write by combining the content and form of each.
We are inviting grade 11 students to explore the idea of combining two culminating activities into one. Download and complete the first part of this package by March 6, 2017.
Download the package here.
Come to an information session on Monday, February 13 and listen for announcements on HaigRadio or speak with Ms. Fradkin or Mr. Kopyto.
See our promotional flyer here.
Completed package and teacher approval due March 10, 2017.