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 The Media Center is open from 8:00 am to 4:05 pm Monday through Friday.

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​OUR MISSION

The mission of the Elkins Pointe media center is to provide ​​a collaborative space and atmosphere which will empower our life-long learners with the ability to access and process information and ideas, to support Personalized Learning, and to foster the growth of SMART, HAPPY, and CONNECTED students!​​​​​​​

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eResources Library.

(Log in using your FCS login & password)

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VISITING THE MEDIA CENTER

  • Students may visit the media center from the classroom by using a signed agenda as their pass.
  • It is prefereed if students have their agenda with them in order to check out materials.
  • Teachers may plan with the media specialist for a class to visit the media center for booktalks, research, or other collaborative lessons.​​
  • Students are expected to bring necessary materials with them to the media center (paper, pen/pencil, etc). 
  • Students mus show a pass as they enter the media center.
  • Media Center computers are for online catalog and school assignment research ONLY. Parent permission (in student agenda) is require for internet use. Internet “surfing” or computer games are NEVER allowed in the media center.
  • Color printing is 25¢ per page.

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 CHECK OUT POLICY

  • Most print & audio books may be checked out for 21 days
  • Magazine back issues, reference books, & reserved books are overnight checkout ONLY and due before homeroom the next morning.
  • Students may check out up to three (3) books at a time, including one (1) book on tape.
  • YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR NOTING THE DUE DATE & RETURNING MATERIALS ON TIME!
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ONLINE RESOURCES

Animoto
 (create videos using photos and video clips)
 
http://animoto.com

Armored Pinguin (puzzle maker)
 
http://www.armoredpenguin.com/

Concept maphttps://bubbl.us/

Cool Tools http://tinyurl.com/q2n7k28

Diigo (social bookmarking website) https://www.diigo.com/

Dipity (timeline/slide creation)
 
http://www.dipity.com/

Drop Box https://www.dropbox.com/

Edmodo (social networking)
 
http://www.edmodo.com/

EverNote http://evernote.com/

Fotor (photo editing) http://www.fotor.com/

Glogster http://edu.glogster.com

Go Animatehttp://goanimate.com/

Google Docs www.google.com/docs

MeoGraph http://www.meograph.com/
 
Ow.ly (shorten URLs) http://ow.ly/url/shorten-url




Page Flip-Flap 
(online page turner) http://pageflip-flap.com/

Poplet
 
http://popplet.com/

Prezi (presentation tool) http://prezi.com/

Shmoop (literary analysis) http://www.shmoop.com/

Slideshare (slide hosting) http://www.slideshare.net/

Tagxedo (tag/word cloud) http://www.tagxedo.com/

Timeline creation http://xtimeline.com

Vimeo (video-centric social networking)
 
https://vimeo.com/

Voicethread (unique presentation tool) http://wcpss.ed.voicethread.com

Voki (create a personalized speaking avatar) http://www.voki.com

Wallwisher (online post-it/discussion app) http://www.wallwisher.com/

Weebly (website creation) http://www.weebly.com

Wordle (word clouds) http://www.wordle.net/

Youtubhttp://www.youtube.com/

Zamzar (online file conversion) http://www.zamzar.com/

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