Madison LLC News

May 2018

ALL LIBRARY BOOKS ARE DUE MAY 14th

Classes will not check out books the week of May 14th, unless items are needed for a class project. Bluestem may be checked out until the last week of school. A list of materials you have out will be delivered to your mailbox. Please review the list and let me know if you don’t think it is accurate or if you have lost any items. Please return all library materials as soon as you are finished with them. Thank you.

MATERIALS FOR NEXT YEAR

If you would like to see the Library Learning Center purchase specific books or professional material for next year, please e-mail Diane with titles or subject suggestions. Your ideas are always welcome.

GMail Change Message From Rodney Mack

"If anyone wants to try out the new gmail we have made it available to staff. Simply click on the settings gear in Gmail and select to switch. If you don' t like it you can switch back to regular. Just keep in mind eventually this will become the standard format. Once a few more people are used to it we will notify all staff. Some might stumble upon it on their own."


https://gsuite.google.com/learning-center/products/gmail/get-started/#!/

District Collecting Your Laptop Computers

1. Make sure if you have anything saved to your C:drive, you save it to your google drive. Everything on C will be erased.

2. If you need a computer for over the summer, see Diane or Tim

Go to Safari for Videos

The district is evaluating paid subscriptions. Safari for videos is one of those. Safari has many great videos to choose from and is safer than Youtube. To use Safari:

1. Go to Madison Web page

2. Click on Library Catalog

3. Click log in on top right. Log in with A0 number & password

4. Type in the subject or title. The results will be books, but then click Digital Resources tab on top right and you will see all the Safari videos.

OR

1. log in to Safari.cusd200.org

2. Type in your A0 number and password. There are tutorials on this site if you need help or ask Diane.

SUMMER READING PROGRAMS

Students have the opportunity to participate in two summer Reading Programs:


  1. Wheaton Public Library. The schedule will be out soon. They ask for each grade level to come for 15 minutes to the library to hear about their program.
  2. CUSD200. Materials will be given out during your LLC time. Extra forms may be found on Madison's LLC website and can be printed out.
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KEEP SAVING BOX TOPS OVER THE SUMMER! Remember they are located on the reams of copy paper wrap. Please save.