Student Library Listing

Click on the grade to see the library items for that grade.

BTLVA – 6th Grade Literature

Wonder by RJ Palacio

Lions of Little Rock by Kristin Levine

Schooled by Gordon Korman

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L’Engel

Storm Runners (book 1) by Roland Smith

All Creatures Great and Small by James Herriot

Knots In My Yo-Yo String by Jerry Spinelli

BTLVA – 7th Grade Literature

Ungifted by Gordon Korman

Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper

Serafina and the Black Cloak by Robert Beatty

Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick

The Magician’s Nephew by CS Lewis

The Watsons Go to Birmingham by Christopher Paul Curtis

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

BTLVA – 8th Grade Literature

Copper Sun by Sharon Draper

The Outsiders by SE Hinton

The Giver by Lois Lowry

Hatchet by Gary Paulsen

 “The Gift of the Magi” by O. Henry

“The Golden Touch” by Nathaniel Hawthorne

“The Open Boat” by Stephen Crane

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

Call of the Wild by Jack London

The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle


Beginner Microscope

Simple Machines Kit (Elementary)

4 Seasons STEAM Idea Cards

Building Planks


Brown Dog Gadgets – CRAZY CIRCUITS MAKERSPACE SET – Educational STEM and STEAM Building Projects (Item # K1018) – NOT FOR CHECKOUT

Simple Machines Kit

Bristle Building Blocks

Engineering Kit (Upper Elementary/Middle)

Pre-Coding Penguins

KEVA Contraptions 50 Plank Set

Thames & Kosmos Kids First Robot Engineer Kit and Storybook

Botley the Coding Robot

Talking Microscope

Sink or Float Kit (Elementary)

Building Bricks

Catapult Game

Simple Machines (Upper Elementary/Middle)


Zingo Bingo Game (Elementary)

Magformers Deluxe S.T.E.A.M Basic Set (200-pieces) Magnetic Building Blocks, Educational Magnetic Tiles Kit , Magnetic Construction STEM Set – NOT FOR CHECKOUT



Gears Kit (Elementary)


Motors and Generators Kit (Upper Elementary/Middle)

Wacky Wheels (Elementary)

Pendulum Game (Elementary)

Magnet Kit (Elementary)

Tangram Puzzle Boards (Elementary)

Force and Motion Kit (Elementary)

Marble Run

Osmo Math

Osmo Coding

Osmo Monster

Osmo Math Wizard

Osmo Coding

Osmo Tangrams

Osmo – Grab & Go Large Storage Case For iPad Kits & Osmo Games

Osmo Detective Agency (Upper Elementary/Middle)

Osmo Word Games (Upper Elementary)

Osmo Starter Kit


Pairing STEAM with Stories: 46 Hands-On Activities for Children

Awesome Engineering Activities for Kids: 50+ Exciting STEAM Projects to Design and Build (Awesome STEAM Activities for Kids)

STEAM Play & Learn: 20 fun step-by-step preschool projects about science, technology, engineering, art, and math!

100 Easy STEAM Activities: Awesome Hands-On Projects for Aspiring Artists and Engineers

SuperScience STEM Instant Activities: Grades 1-3: 30 Hands-On Investigations With Anchor Texts and Videos

SuperScience STEM Instant Activities: Grades 4-6: 30 Hands-on Investigations With Anchor Texts and Videos

Our Mission

It is the mission of the Between the Lakes Virtual Academy to provide student access to a challenging, high-quality, curriculum, in a flexible home environment. The Between the Lakes Virtual Academy provides a standards-based, online or blended instructional program through a personalized learning approach.