Registration for the Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library Summer Reading Program is now open! Visit the library to sign up!
Information about Pasadena's Summer Reading Challenge will be sent home the last week of school.
Is there a book you would like added to the Pasadena Library? Click here to make your suggestion!
POBMS Visits Pasadena
On March 11, 2016, students from POBMS visited Pasadena to read with 1st and 2nd grade classes. The middle school students read picture books and had students participate in fun Dr. Seuss related activities. A great time was had by all! Thank you to Mrs. Tellone and the middle school students for making this visit so wonderful!
World Read Aloud Day
On February 24, 2016, Pasadena celebrated World Read Aloud Day. Each grade enjoyed a Skype visit with the following authors:
1st and 2nd grade: Patricia J. Murphy
3rd grade: Nancy Viau
4th grade: David A. Kelly
Author Jeff Nathan Visits Pasadena
On January 8, 2016, author Jeff Nathan visited Pasadena to kick off PARP week. Jeff Nathan is a poet and is the author of There’s a Hippo in My Locker, Calling All Animals and There’s a Bear in My Shoe. Students enjoyed his interactive and inspiring presentations. To listen to 3rd and 4th grade students interview the author and to view pictures from his visit, click the play button below. Thank you to Jeff Nathan and the Pasadena PTA for a wonderful day!
During the week of December 7th, Pasadena participated in Computer Science Education Week. Students in all grades enjoyed learning how to code using the code.org website. To continue coding at home, click here to sign in.
Digital Citizenship Week
During the week of November 16th, the Plainview-Old Bethpage School District promoted Digital Citizenship Week. Students learned how to be safe and responsible while using the Internet. Each grade learned about the following topics:
1st grade: Your Digital Community
2nd grade: Powerful Passwords
3rd Grade: Going Places Safely
4th Grade: Screen Out the Mean
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Launch Party
On November 6th, 90 third and fourth grade students celebrated the release of Diary of a Wimpy Kid Old School, the newest book in Jeff Kinney's popular Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. Students were excited to receive their copies of the book and had a great time participating in a variety of Diary of a Wimpy Kid activities!
Congratulations to Pasadena for winning the 2015 Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library Summer Reading Contest!