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Welcome to the Alderwood Library!

The mission of the Alderwood Library is to ensure that all students are effective users and producers of information and ideas. In our library students are encouraged to read for fun, read for information, and read to get the job done.  In our library students learn how to use technology and books to find information. In our library students learn how to share information using a variety of tools.

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District Wide YETI Books Competition Information

You’ll Enjoy These Incredible Books!


5th Grade district competition will be held at Birchwood on Thursday February 28th at 2:00 PM

4th Grade district competition would be held at Birchwood on Thursday March 7th at 2:00 PM


Pax – Sarah Pennypacker

Save Me a Seat – Sarah Weeks

Jasmine Toguchi: Mochi Queen – Debbie Mochiko Florence

Ms. Bixby’s Last Day – John David Anderson

A Night Divided – Jannifer A. Nielsen

The Wild Robot – Peter Brown

It Ain’t so Awful Falafel – Firoozeh Dumas

Catstronauts: Mission Moon – Drew Brockington

The Tapper Twins Go to War – Geoff Rodkey

Ghost – Jason Reynolds

Fuzzy – Tom Angleberger

The Midnight War of Mateo Martinez – Robin Yardi


The YETI Books competitions will each consist of 3 rounds. The first two rounds will each have questions about the books, the answer to the question will be the name of a book. The top scoring teams from these rounds will advance to the finals. The final round will consist of quotes from the books. Teams will have to correctly identify which book the quote came from.


Students – if you wish to challenge an answer to a quiz, please contact Mrs. Christensen (Lowell Librarian) and provide the following information – Quiz Number, Question Number, Book that you think also is a correct answer, and the page number in the book that supports your answer.