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Welcome to the Information and Research Commons!

Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

 

Plants are shaped by cultivation and men by education...

-Jean Jacques Rousseau, Emile, On Philosophy of Education

 

Our Mission

 

The Mission of Minnechaug Regional High School's Information and Research Commons is to support the development of information literate students who are able to read, apply ethics and appreciate the work of others while learning information behavior skills that can be sustained throughout life, transferred into different environments and recontextualized to suit a specific need. 

 

Summer Reading 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Classic

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

by Betty Smith

 

Fantasy

The Children of Blood and Bone

by Tomi Adeyemi

 

Non-fiction - Informational

Band of Sisters: American Women at War in Iraq

by Kirsten Holmstedt

 

Realistic Fiction

Where the Crawdads Sing

by Delia Owens

 

 

Fantasy - Apocalypse

The Young World

by Chris Weitz

 

Summer Reading Resources

 

Summer Reading Book Descriptions

 

In addition to reading an incredible book, students will receiveā€¦.

 

Summer Reading Letter & Submission Directions

 

Summer Reading Prompts Formatting Directions



Where to find one of the summer reading books...

Paper or Digital?  Which do you prefer?   

Locate summer reading books from the Boston Public Library,

C/WMARs local libraries, and Internet Archives.

 
 

 

  

 

Fresh Look Chaug

 

 

A blog dedicated to sharing books, websites, articles, technology tools, videos & podcasts with the "Chaug" community.  Students and teachers interested in contributing should link to the correct submission form to publish. 

 


Information Specialist: Dr. Georgina Trebbe

 

Ask the librarian

gtrebbe@hwrsd.org