The Media Center is the place to go for great resources and novels.
There are two media specialists at Mabry Middle School. They are Mrs. Hendrix and Mrs. Hiss.
Q: How many classes do you teach in a week?
A: I will teach 20-25 students in a week, but for a double class, I teach 40 students.
Q: What happens when a book is lost or stolen?
A: If stolen, it will have to be replaced, or a student must pay a payment around $25. If the book is lost, a student will have to pay the cost that the book is worth.
Q: What work do you do?
A: I teach classes on the following subjects: research process, Cobb Virtual library, and internet searching safety.
Q: Do you enjoy working as a media specialists?
A: Yes, I love working with students because I love children.
Q: Are you looking forward to the upcoming 6th graders?
A: Yes, the new sixth graders will be well- prepared for the future years of school.
Q: What is your favorite book?
A: My favorite book is Green Mansion by William Henry Hudson.
Q: What competitions do you enter?
A: I enter trivia contests, Reading for Medals, and Jingle Bells 12 Days of Reading.
Q: Can you tell us a little about the book fair?
A: We have a spring and fall book fair. Money from the fair goes towards buying new books for the school, and most of the Scholastic Books go to the classes.
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Q: What do you do?
A: Well... I stock books on the shelves, check books out, help kids find books, and train parent volunteers.
Q: If you weren't a media specialist, what would you be?
A: I was once a social studies teacher, and I enjoyed that, so I would probably return to the classroom.
Q: What is you favorite book?
A: To Kill a Mockingbird
Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: Forest Gump
Q: What is your favorite t.v. show?
A: American Idol
In conclusion, the Media Center is the place to go!