Lit-bits from the Library

Notes about Reading, Technology, and the Library

Forgot AR User Name?

From the student log-on screen:

1. Click "Forgot Your User Name?"

2. If the school list pops up, click Plantation.

3. Type in the student's first and last name. DON'T PRESS THE ENTER KEY. Press the "Search" button!

4. A list of student names should appear. Choose your student's name.

5. The log on screen will re-appear. The student's user name will be in the user name box. His/her password will ALWAYS be his/her first and last initial.

Super Family Literacy Night

Thursday, Nov. 5th, 5:30-7pm

1801 Kaliste Saloom Road

Lafayette, LA

Taco Sisters will be here at 4:30. Come early if you would like to eat!

Got Skills?

Want to find out what skills your reading groups need help with? Need lesson plan ideas for your small groups? Check out the Record Book option in STAR!

Read Every Day!

October Reading Challenge

Thursday, Oct. 1st, 7:45am to Friday, Oct. 30th, 2:45pm

1801 Kaliste Saloom Road

Lafayette, LA

Encourage your students to complete the October Reading Challenge!

Chapter books make great class read alouds! Choose one from the following categories:

  1. Fantasy is our Genre of the Month!
  2. Our Super Authors are Neil Gaiman, Patricia McKissack, and Jane Yolen.
  3. LYRC books are always a hit!

Tech Notes

  1. Be careful online! Be on the lookout for Tech Best Practices coming soon from the Technology Department.
  2. Be sure that student info is being kept safe.
  3. Cloudlock is flagging accounts for inappropriate content and student info being shared outside of our domain. We will be contacting you and school administrators based on the severity of the incident. TEACHER and STUDENT accounts are being monitored! Students info (even just names) should not be shared with personal accounts!
  4. Make links easily accessible:
    • Add to bookmarks bar in Chrome (be sure you are logged into Chrome).
    • Adding a desktop shortcut by clicking on the lock in the address bar and dragging to the desktop
  5. If AVG is still popping up, put in a work order. 1 per classroom.
  6. If the LPSS Shortcuts folder is not showing up, be sure that Malware Bytes is uninstalled. If Malware Bytes is not on the computer and you still don't have the shortcuts, put in a work order.