Welcome to Galatas Library
Galatas Elementary School Library is committed to ensure all students and educators are effective users of ideas and information, and to promote life-long reading for both pleasure and knowledge. Our media center provides the services and materials that support the individual needs of our students and promote a growth in learning and sustain a love of reading into their adult lives.
What to Read
2X2 Reading List
The Two by Two reading list is a list of 20 recommended books for children, age two to grade two.
Teachers Choice Reading List
Since 1989, the Teachers’ Choice project has developed an annual annotated reading list of new books that will encourage young people to read. These are books that kids will enjoy—and that contribute to learning across the curriculum.
John Newbery Medal
The Newbery Medal is awarded annually by the American Library Association for the most distinguished American children’s book published the previous year.
Award Winning Children's Books
This is a list of books which have won various awards or have been on the New York Times Best Sellers List.