Findley Oaks Media Center

Policies

Print and eBook Check Out

The Media Center maintains an open-door check out policy in which students may visit to browse and select new books anytime between 7:20 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Students are encouraged to thoughtfully explore the thousands of print books offered in the media center and make selections based on their personal interests and reading levels. In support of the classroom learning goals, they are directed to include a mix of both fiction and nonfiction.


Print Book Checkout Limits

Kindergarten: 1 Book

1st through 5th Grades: 3 Books


In addition to print books, students may check out 2 eBooks at a time via Mackin VIA.

Instruction

All classes visit the Media Center twice a month for information literacy and technology lessons. Instruction is connected to grade-level standards and designed to support current instructional units in the classrooms. Use the link below to learn more details about the Media center's instructional program. In addition to such planned visits, students are welcomed and encouraged to come to the media center independently and in small groups to work on research and projects.