EHT Media Specialists Weekly Update

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WEEK OF APRIL 19, 2020

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Welcome

The media specialists are here for you! We have decided to highlight and provide you all with three great resources per week and grade level to enhance your remote learning. We realize these are overwhelming, challenging and unprecedented times so we have made an effort to keep things simple. These resources can be utilized by students, staff and parents. Please feel free to contact any of us by email to share ideas, concerns and questions. Also remember that we have resources listed on our individual websites to enhance your remote learning.

Elementary Level Resources

Time For Kids

Time for Kids Digital Library Free For The Rest Of The School Year! Grade-specific digital editions of TIME for Kids and Your $ financial literacy magazine. Turnkey teaching tools with worksheets and quizzes for families or teachers available at:


https://time.com/tfk-free/

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KidLit TV

Explore the world of children's literature! KidLit TV is a winner of the Parents' Choice Gold Award, the Norton Juster Award for Devotion to Literacy, and one of the American Library Association's Great Websites For Kids.


https://kidlit.tv/

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Steve Spangler Science Experiments

Learn about all aspects of science at home through these experiments.


https://www.stevespanglerscience.com/lab/categories/experiments/at-home-science/

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Middle School Resources

Join Your Library Media Center Google Classrooms

Mrs. Lenko and Mrs. Yacovelli have set up google classrooms for Fernwood and Alder students to connect, share resources, read together and support our students through this pandemic.


Fernwood Library Media Center Google Classroom code: ye43qop

Alder Library Media Center Google Classroom code: ltfcmqd

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EdPuzzle Upgraded to EdPuzzle Pro! for EHT Faculty

EDpuzzle is an incredible-easy-to-use video platform that helps teachers save time, boost classroom engagement and improve student learning through video lessons. EDpuzzle also collects data as students watch and interact with the video. Use the address here and sign in with your google account credentials.


https://edpuzzle.com/schools/join/j5bpgy

High School/Eagle Academy Resources

Ms. Grossman has set up a Google Classroom for the high school and Eagle Academy students to connect, share resources and to be supported through this pandemic.


Egg Harbor Township High School Google Classroom code: gcy3tgt

Atlantic County Library is now accepting online applications for library cards!

Sign-up today!

An Atlantic County Library card will allow you to access all of their great online resources.


https://atlanticlibrary.org/join_the_library

Celebrate Earth Day April 22, 2020

The theme for this year's Earth Day is climate action. Use Discovery Education and Earthday.org for online educational resources.


https://www.earthday.org/earth-day-at-home/


https://www.discoveryeducation.com/

Poetry.org has many resources to support National Poetry Month.

Sign up for a Poem-a-Day or submit your own work. There are resources for virtual classrooms and a new program Shelter in Poems.


https://poets.org/national-poetry-month