February 2013 Archives

Strive for 25 (20 books)

Strive for 25 (20 Books)

 

Friday March 1st is the next due date for the Strive for 25. To receive your ice cream coupon the 20 books need to be read and signed by Friday March 1st. If you need a Strive for 25 tracking sheet you can get one in the media center.

February Book Club and Tech Clinic

February Book Club

Attention Readers: The TRMS Book Club will meet Thursday February 21th from 8:00-8:20

 in the media center. We will discuss The Third Eye by Lois Duncan. The next book we will

read is Dark Life by Kat Falls. If you have any questions about the book club please see

the media center staff.

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February Tech Clinic

The February Tech Clinic will be Friday February 22nd. This session of the TRMS Tech Clinic will be different than the ones in the past. This one will be set up in stations. The stations will have the web 2.0 applications and resources that have been presented in the past. In addition to the makeup stations there will be two new stations. Those stations will be for Delicious (digital bookmarking) and Discovery Education. During the sessions you can try out the stations or stop by with questions. These stations will be available in the morning as well as other times throughout the day. Below are the times and also the station choices.

                   

Stations:

Galileo             Google Docs

QR Codes         Prezi

Smore              Gale Databases

Today's Meet      Visual Thesaurus

Photo Peach       Discovery Education

Delicious

 

Times:

7:45-8:15         1:30-2:00

9:00-9:30         2:30-3:00

11:00-11:30

 

Ebooks

Ebooks

 

The media center now has over 123 eBooks. The eBook collection includes classic novels, informational science texts, social studies informational texts, and titles requested by teachers. These books can be read on any device with Internet. Many of these books are simultaneous access so that a whole class or grade can read them at the same time. If you would like more information on eBooks including how to check them out please browse the media center catolog or see the media center staff. Below are directions on how to search them and read them.

  • Log in or create an account
  • Click on catalog
  • Select electronic book (ebook) under material type
  • Click on keyword to see all of the ebooks available
  • You can also put a specific subject into the search engine to check if there is an ebook on it
  • To read it click on check out or open
  • You can also highlight sections and take notes with the ebooks

February Newsletter

February Media Center Newsletter

The February TRMS Media Center Newsletter is here. February 2013 (Blog).pdf

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