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This is Mrs. Burroughs' sixth year at Rock Ridge Elementary School, as the Media Specialist.  She spent 5 years in a middle school library; and 3 years in the classroom, prior to coming to Rock Ridge. She graduated from East Carolina University in 2006 with her Bachelor's in Elementary Education.  She also received her Master's in Library and Information Science from ECU in 2011. She is married to Joseph and they have two sons named Owen (2nd grade) and Everett (kindergarten). They also have cairn terrier named Maddie, a cat named Carole Baskin (who her husband named), and a horse named Dulce.  Mrs. Burroughs is the Battle of the Books coach, school webmaster (also assists with Facebook), and yearbook advisor.
Random Facts About Mrs. Burroughs:
...Loves children's literature (Her boys already have their own 'library')
...Goes to every Nicholas Sparks book signing
...Is a clean 'freak' :)
...Enjoys traveling
...Enjoys being crafty and creative
...Enjoys riding her horse
...Considers her dog a child

Useful Library Links
 

Media Resources
Copyright and Fair Use
http://www.ncwiseowl.org/zones/copyright/default.htm

Destiny
https://wcsmedia.follettdestiny.com


NCWiseOwl
http://www.ncwiseowl.org/

NC History - Digital Textbook
http://www.learnnc.org/lp/projects/history/

NC ECHO
http://ncecho.org/

Storyline Online
http://www.storylineonline.net/

Free Animated Children's Literature
http://www.mightybook.com/story_books.html

Between the Lions
http://pbskids.org/lions/

We Give Books
http://www.wegivebooks.org/books

Time for Kids
http://www.timeforkids.com/

Reading Planet
http://www.rif.org/kids/readingplanet/bookzone/diterlizzi.htm

Giggle Poetry
http://www.gigglepoetry.com/

Starfall
http://www.starfall.com/

Funbrain: Reading
http://www.funbrain.com/brain/ReadingBrain/ReadingBrain.html

National Geographic Kids
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/

 

NCKidsDigitalLibrary (need a Wilson County Public Library card to access)

https://nckids.overdrive.com/

Stay tuned for more information about Battle of the Books. The media coordinators in the county are working together to come up with a way to continue BOB for the 20-21 school year.
Schedule
M: Watkins, Boykin, Askew, Bass, Wilson, Gattis
T: Clark, Chavez, Batten, Stott, Eatman
W: Mooring, Willoughby, Evans, Gilbert, Hough
Th: Johnson, Peele, Turner, Hartley, Hancock
F: Prince, Ciampa, Bunn