WELCOME TO OUR LIBRARY
We are excited about the 2020/2021 year!
The mission of the Chickasaw Elementary School Media Center is to provide an innovative learning environment that encourages students and faculty to become effective users of information in the 21st Century while promoting skills necessary for lifelong reading and learning.
The Library will not be checking out books to students at this time. Students will have book bags in their classroom. We have ebooks available to students. Lightbox login is below.
Library Rules are the same as school and classroom rules, adding, respect for library materials.
Currently students will check out books from their classroom library.
We do not charge for overdue books, but for lost and damaged books.
We see classes each day Monday- Friday by schedule. We have open check out each morning from 7:15-8;00.
Follett Lightbox is a new ebook program available at home and school.
LOGIN TO LIGHTBOX
Choose gofollett.com below.
Choose Mississippi in the pull down menu.
type in Chickasaw as your school.
Student will click on login.
They will type in their student number as their user name and the password is their first name.
They can choose a LIGHTBOX title and click open.
To view and read ebooks visit: https://gofollett.com
EBook Program that is available due to school closure, department of education.
first line school name: Mississippi distance learning primary
Magnolia is a great tool for research see link below
How to choose "just right books"--
1. Look at the cover.
2. Read the title and the author.
3. Read the blurb in the back.
4. Flip through the book.
5. Read the first page.
6. Use the 5 Finger Rule.
0-1 fingers -Too easy
2-3 fingers -just right
4-5 fingers- Too Hard
A child friendly way to use this for stem in the classroom.
enter Chickasaw user name then grolier as password