W-FL BOCES MEDIA LIBRARY

The Media Library CoSer helps brings innovation and inspiration to participating districts. The quality and variety of the digital resources can be used to support student learning and engagement and empower students to become creators of their own digital content!
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Media Literacy and Student/Teacher Engagement article

Find this article and many more in Academic One File, a resource provided by New York State!

Media Library Resources:

  • Faciliate student-centered instruction in multiple content areas, grades K-12
  • Emphasize digital citizenship and fair use practices
  • Support literacy initiatives, including digital literacy
  • Align to AASL and NYS Standards, NYS Social Studies Framework & NYS Next Generation Science Standards
  • Feature multiple-media formats to appeal to multiple intelligences and specific populations (ex: Special Ed, ELL students)
  • Include digital material for teaching staff and district personnel to augment professional learning
  • Media Library resources can be integrated into a variety of SSO OR LMS learning platforms, such as ClassLink, Clever, G Suite, OneDrive, or Schoology
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Media Library Digital Resources:

OverDrive & Sora

OverDrive and Sora are two visually stunning platforms for students and teachers to enjoy ebooks, audiobooks, narrated ebooks and video streaming! Your students, faculty, and families will love using this convenient service. Collections are always being developed to accommodate other languages and to help point teachers and students towards the books and videos they are most interested in reading.
OverDrive K-12 Catalog: Growing with your students
https://youtu.be/nYFDCkaWN1Y

Flocabulary

Get ready to rock your classroom! Flocabulary is a learning program for all grades that uses educational hip-hop music to engage students and increase student achievement and engagement across the curriculum. Smart, funny, informative and entertaining; Flocabulary is a unique way to grab the attention of your students while sharing in-depth visually captivating educational video masterpieces.
https://youtu.be/BYxJH2c3A4U

Learn360 Video Streaming

Thousands of streaming videos are available on virtually any topic you can think of. Learn360 is an excellent to supplement your instruction with high quality video content.
Learn360 Testimonial #5

TumbleBook Cloud

TumbleBookCloud is a curated database of e-books and other digital content for Middle Schools and High Schools. The growing collection features over 1000 titles, including student-favorite Graphic Novels, enhanced e-books with full audio narration and highlighted text, classic literature, national geographic videos, and more!

TumbleBookCloud

TumbleBook Library

TumbleBook Library has over a thousand titles for grades K-6 including unique animated talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, as well as books in Spanish and French. The collection also features Graphic Novels....a student favorite! Math stories, too!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SLKQ7SOWEk4

Soundzabound

Soundzabound Music Library offers a variety of music, audio themes, and sound effects for grades k-12 that helps schools stay copyright safe. Soundzabound is perfect for podcasts, PowerPoints, videos, news shows, video yearbooks, digital storytelling, presentations, TV broadcasts, web design and more!
https://youtu.be/sCXy8aXiOq4

CCC! Streaming

CCC! Streaming helps schools and districts avoid copyright violation because of all the award-winning educational content licensed for classroom use. Bill Nye, Weston Woods, National Geographic Education & Discovery Channel are just a few of the popular producers you can enjoy and learn from in CCC! Streaming.
https://youtu.be/fWRlMPmLOxA

Want more information?

Feel direct Media Library CoSer questions and pricing to Katherine Hammill, School Library System Director