Tuesday, March 15, 2016

New Resources at AFPLS

Do you have a public library card? Here are some great resources that you get with your free card. You can sign up for one tomorrow during lunch.

·      What’s coming? (April-May, 2016)
o   Zinio Digital Magazines  (download full issues of popular magazines to mobile devices)
·       Tools for Teachers
o   GALE Courses: PLU’s earned for many courses (list of relevant courses available and mailed to Meeting Coordinator)
o   Universal Classes: Special Education courses and free self-paced personal enrichment courses
·      Student Help
o   Bookflix  (Online Literacy database for Pre-K thru 3rd Grade, lesson plans)
o   Mango Languages (71 conversational languages to practice)
o   Free Prep practice online
§  Learning Express (ACT, SAT, AP, GRE, GMAT, Job search, etc., Resume help)
§  Testing & Education Reference Center (ACT, SAT, AP, etc., Resume help)
o   Homework Help
§  Tutor.com
§  Facts on File (search by grades and Georgia Standards, lesson plans included for many databases)
·      Fun Databases
o   Overdrive: Downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks for children and adults
o   Hoopla: Streaming Movies, eAudiobooks, eBooks