A newsletter for LMES teachers, parents, and students
- Sharon Matney, Library Media Specialist
- Nancy Bootle, Media Assistant
New DISCUS Databases
NoveList K-8 Plus
Need reading recommendations? Use NoveList to find great fiction and nonfiction books including read-alikes, series, curriculum-based book lists, picture book extenders, discussion guides, and award winners. This video tutorial can help you get started - http://tinyurl.com/9yjusa8.
Perfect for grades K-2, BrainPOP Jr. offers animated, curriculum-based content including short instructional movies, interactive games, and activities. Teachers, don't forget to enable closed-captioning to help our readers.
Searchasaurus has replaced SIRS Discoverer. Search for a topic and find kid-friendly encyclopedia articles, dictionary entries, pictures, and maps. Perfect for research!
South Carolina Book Award Challenge
The mission of the Lake Murray Elementary Media Program is to ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information and to empower students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, ethical users of information, and productive users of technology.