Library

Renaissance (the AR company) just gave us access to a program called myON here is a little about the program:

myON Shared Account includes thousands of engaging digital books, for both online and offline reading. Many of these titles also have Accelerated Reader quizzes, and multiple students can read the same book at the same time.

myON News provides five news articles each weekday. Articles are written specifically for kids and cover a range of topics.

Click here for an instructional Video.  

Here is the link to the myON website: https://www.myon.com/school/readathome

Below is the username and password

Username: readnow
Password: myon
Kindergatren - 3rd Grade would you like to request library books?
Well,  just have and adult fill out or help you fill out this google from and if we have the book you will receive it at the next homework packet pickup.
 
Please request books before noon on Friday. If the request comes in after noon on Friday I may not have time to pull the books therefor you may not receive your books.
 
I will email you when your books have been pulled and are ready for Friday pick up. I will also email you if your book is not available.
 
There will be a place to return books every Friday! Please bring them back when you are done so others can check them out.
 
PS I will Clorox wipe ALL books before I send them out and when they are returned. 
 
Attention all 4th - 8th Grade Students check out your new Library Class on Google Classroom. Once you join you will be able to request Library books and become a guest reader. 
 
Keep checking back I will be adding things often!
 
Your student can now take AR test from home Monday - Friday from  7:30am till 9:00pm.

 Research Tool

World Book A multi-purpose encyclopedia/dictionary with timelines and ebooks that allows for researching in a variety of ways. When accessing this login as esu8wb password: orders
 
NebraskaAccess offers free 24/7 access to websites selected by librarians, full text government publications and Nebraska historical resources. NebraskAccess also provides Nebraska residents with premium databases containing thousands of full text popular magazine and journal articles, primary source documents, genealogical, health, legal, small business, and science resources, reading recommendations and research resources for K-12 Students. The Nebraska Library Commission purchases subscriptions for Nebraskans with funding from the State of Nebraska nd the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services. When Accessing this database use the password: 1867athens4
 
Fact Monster allows you to research by topic area. It also offers a homework center, games and a reference desk with an almanac, an atlas library, an encyclopedia and a dictionary.
 
Dictionary.com offers a thesaurus and a translator, in addition to the dictionary, which provides pronunciation help.
 
WordSmyth is a dictionary and thesaurus that offers 3 levels of skill: beginner, intermediate, and advanced.
 
Below are a few links you might enjoy.
K-5 Science Lessons
 
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Spellingcity: Play games with spelling words. 
 
Parents and Students please select these teacher for these grade levels. Some of them are former teachers but the spelling list will still work well for your grade.
 
1st Lois Leckband's 
2nd Christy Owen
3rd Chatherine Luce
4th Myka Mayo
5th and Up Miss. S.
 
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