EHT Media Specialists Weekly Update

#EHTREADS

WEEK OF APRIL 5, 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

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Tumblebooks Library


TumbleBooks’ databases are easy to use, and feature unlimited access from home! Your kids can read as many books as they want, when they want, and on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or bulky downloads. Books are available instantly.


TumbleBookLibrary - K-6 children's ebook database

Direct Link: https://www.tumblebooklibrary.com/auto_login.aspx?U=tumble735&P=books

Username: tumble735

Password: books


TumbleMath - K-6 math ebook database

Direct Link: https://www.tumblemath.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6

Username: tumble2020

Password: A3b5c6


TeenBookCloud - gr 7-12 ebook database

Direct Link: https://www.teenbookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6

Username: tumble2020

Password: A3b5c6


AudioBookCloud - This site is an audio book database for kids to adults, however the direct link below provides direct access to the children's section.

Direct Link: http://www.audiobookcloud.com/autologin.aspx?U=tumble2020&P=A3b5c6&categoryID=33

Username: tumble2020

Password: A3b5c6

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Vooks

Storybooks Brought to Life!

Vooks is a kid-safe, ad-free streaming library of read-aloud animated storybooks.

Enjoyed by millions of children every week, trusted by parents, and loved by teachers


Vooks is offering a one month free subscription to teachers, parents and homeschool educators. Signing up is easy...click the link below.


https://www.vooks.com/teacher-appreciation

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Middle School Resources

FREE access to Tutor.com with your Atlantic County Library Card

From Ph.D.s and Ivy Leagues to teachers, doctors, professors and pilots, get a tutor anytime in any math, science, social studies and English subject. Tutor.com covers 40 subjects, as well as advanced courses and SAT test prep. Login for FREE with your Atlantic county Library card.


https://lhh.tutor.com/?ProgramGUID=0c59bb9d-3fd3-4d58-97ec-71770bae8acf

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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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

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

Explore the Library of Congress

The Library of Congress has a great many online resources. Check out the National Jukebox, photos, or primary sources. They have something for everyone including teacher resources.


https://www.loc.gov/

April is World Autism Awareness Month

April 2nd was World Autism Awareness Day and many of us participated in Bubbles for Autism.



https://www.autismspeaks.org/world-autism-month-faq


https://cec.sped.org/Tools-and-Resources/Resources-for-Teaching-Remotely

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