Media & Tech Tips

May 6, 2016

eCLASS & Grade book Preview

The preview of the new grade book and a few bits of eCLASS will be shared on Monday in the PL room. Please bring your laptops.

Last Day of Checkout & AR

Looking Ahead: The last day of student book checkout is Friday, May 13th. The last day for students to take AR Tests will be on Monday, May 16th. All student books are due Tuesday, May 17th. Teachers may continue to checkout materials through Friday, May 20th. The last day for laminating will be Tuesday, May 17th.

Digital Books for Students

Students will be introduced to this website in the media center, but it’s worth checking out to use in your classroom as well! www.myON.com (click the green Log In Now to get started)… When prompted, enter this information: School Name-Get Georgia Reading, User Name-read, Password-read. MyON is a partnership with Get Georgia Reading and the Georgia Campaign for Grade Level Reading. Educators, students, and parents in Georgia have access to over 5,000 digital books now through August 30th.

Summer Reading Program

By May 19, all classes will have signed up to read this summer with the Gwinnett County Public Library! You will receive a note to send home with your students soon, letting parents know of this opportunity. The media center will also be sending home bookmarks students can complete over the summer and turn back in when we return to school in August for a treat.

Magazines

If you have any suggestions for Professional or Student Magazines that you’d like for our school to subscribe to next school year, please let Allison know. She will be placing our school’s order on Monday, May 9.

Clean Out Your H: Drive!

Please clean out your H: drive. We need all unnecessary items deleted because we are out of space!