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Mrs. Jessie Moore

Phone: 433-1909


Degrees and Certifications:

BA in English from William Smith College, 2010 Master of Library and Information Studies from the University of Alabama, 2015

Mrs. Jessie Moore

A "flatlander" transplanted to the Green Mountains, I made Vermont my home in 2012 and joined the WES faculty in 2015. 

I have the privilege of co-teaching 5th grade Humanities every day, in addition to my having preK-2 classes, computer science electives, and librarian and educational technology responsibilities. 

Thanks for visiting my page; check out my blog for updates on what's going on in the WES Library. 


  • New Audiobooks!

    Posted by Jessica Moore on 2/14/2020

    There's a new video tutorial up showing how 4th and 5th graders can listen to library audiobooks! This is the first year audiobooks are available through the catalog, and they can be accessed from any internet-connected device through Destiny Quest, our kid-friendly library catalog. Here's the link to learn how to do it.  

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  • Winter Reading Program at the APL

    Posted by Jessica Moore on 1/27/2020

    Visit the APL for more info!


    Students can drop off their reading tickets at both the Ainsworth Public Library or at the Williamstown Elementary School Library. If your kids want tickets from the BINGOs and challenges, please stop in to the Ainsworth to get them. Happy reading from Ms. Snow and Mrs. Moore! 

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  • Book Fair Update

    Posted by Jessica Moore on 12/3/2019

    The book fair ended on Wednesday; thanks to those who purchased books and who volunteered their time to help. If your child ordered a "last copy" of a book, please note that this will be shipped to WES over the vacation, and they can pick it up when we return from break. 

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  • Research at the Ainsworth Public Library

    Posted by Jessica Moore on 11/15/2019

    5th graders are researching their Capstone topics, and we visited the Ainsworth Public Library this week to see their offerings. Students are encouraged to visit again and take home books with their library cards, for either research or simply for pleasure. Those who don't already have library cards can get one for free! Check out their website at for more information and an application. 

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  • Red Clover Books

    Posted by Jessica Moore on 10/29/2019

    We have a marvelous batch of Red Clover books in the library this year. If you'd like to preview award nominees for the 19-20 school year, visit this Google Slide by MC Baker and Beth Redford. 

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  • When does my kid have library??

    Posted by Jessica Moore on 9/20/2019

    If you're wondering, "When does my kid have library, again?", you're in good company. Here's a list of library days. I try to include the due date in the back of the book as much as possible, too. Students may also request to keep their books an extra week in order to finish them. Happy reading! 


    Monday: Ms. Kauffman's homeroom

    Tuesday: Ms. Farr's preK, Mrs. Locarno's homeroom, both 3rd grade homerooms. 

    Wednesday: Mrs. Segit's kindergarten and Mrs. Henry's homeroom

    Thursday: Mrs. MacCormack's preK and both 4th grade homerooms

    Friday: Ms. Flinn's kindergarten, Mrs. Ledwidge's homeroom, and Mrs. Perry's homeroom

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  • Dorothy's Books

    Posted by Jessica Moore on 9/3/2019

    Today, fifth graders received a challenge: Read 25 books this year, and get invited to a pizza party. If you're looking for some ideas as you create your list of 25 books, check out this year's Dorothy's Books, a curated collection of the best middle-grade literature published recently. The library has many titles that you can borrow; look for the Dorothy's books sticker or ask me for help. 


    As you read Dorothy's Books, you can tune into VPR for their podcast for kids, Dorothy's List. There, host Amy Noyes talks with students around Vermont as they read Dorothy's Books. 

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