NHS Library

September, 2015

New Books You Might Want to Check Out

The Precious One - Marisa de los Santos

Casebook - Mona Simpson

The Fifth Gospel - Ian Caldwell

The Accidental Alchemist - Gigi Pandian

West of Sunset - Steward O'Nan

Every Fifteen Minutes - Lisa Scottoline

The life-changing magic of tidying up --Marie Kondo

Database Highlights

Become familiar with some of the subscription databases from our High School Online Resource Page. If using them from home, make sure you use the home access code found above the Smarter Balance icon near the top of the page.


Using Word Cloud to Visually See Learning

Use Poll Everywhere to have students respond to what they have learned with phones or devices. Then turn their responses into a Word Cloud (Wordle) to visually see what stands out as the most prominent.


Here are some videos demonstrating a few formative assessments. Scroll down for word cloud video.

http://www.wordle.net/ Link to Wordle

https://www.polleverywhere.com/ Link to Poll Everywhere

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