Manheim Christian Day School

Educating Minds. Nurturing Hearts.





PreK through 5th Grades –

  • Develop an appreciation for many different genres of literature.
  • Become familiar with the writings of many different authors.
  • Learn to take good care of library materials.
  • Learn to locate the materials in the library that they want to use.
  • Learn responsibility for library materials by returning them when due.
  • Learn methods to research different topics.

6th through 8th Grades –

  • These students use the library independently.
  • Library computers are available for class projects.
  • Special Projects and Events
  • “Reading Around the World” reading incentive for PreK through 5th
  • Fifth grade students create and display posters about the countries through which “Reading Around the World” travels.
  • Fourth grade students participate in readers’ theaters portraying various kinds of folk literature.
  • In April, “Poem in Your Pocket” week is celebrated.