Carrolltowne Elementary School

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Welcome to Carrolltowne Elementary's Media Center

Building a Legacy of Readers


 Library Mission
The library media program serves the school's learning community by providing instruction and support in all curriculum areas through quality print and technology rich resources to advance best practices and strategies which improve student achievement.
 

Our Curriculum...

School Library Media State Curriculum

 


  The Media Team


 Mrs. Suelyn Rivera (smriver@carrollk12.org) - Media Specialist

Mrs. Cynthia Steinebrunner (clstein@carrollk12.org) - Media Clerk

 

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Policies and Procedures


 

 

Book Check Out Procedures: *please note* students can come in and switch out books after checking in with classroom teacher during the mornings.

Grade

Maximum Number of Books at a time

Frequency

Location

Kindergarten

1

Weekly

August-December: Kinder. Shelves

January-June: Shelves – Open Access

First

1

Weekly

Shelves – Open Access

Second

2

Weekly

Shelves – Open Access

Third, Fourth, & Fifth

3

Every Other Week

Shelves – Open Access, Playaways

Book Check Out Days (by homeroom) 2017-2018

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Griffith

Campion

 

Mussari

Scobie

Stala

Tombs

Martin-Maisel

Martin

Copley

Eissele

Hopkins-Fisher

Trotz

Garner

Keel

Crumb

Nicholson

 

Pre-K

Thompson

Neitch

Kowalewski

Olson

Buppert

Rosier

Stala

Reese

Hinton

Overdue/Lost/Damaged Books

Books are due on check out days (see above).  K-2 books are due every week.  Grades 3-5 books are due every other week.  Students may exchange a book at any time in the morning during arrival after checking in with their homeroom teachers.  Students may not check out books if they have more than 2 books a month overdue.  If a student loses or damages a book, please contact the media center via email, note, or phone call.  We will print a receipt with the replacement cost for the book and send it home with the student.  We can only accept checks.  Please make checks payable to Carrolltowne Elementary School.

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Collection

Our Media Center collection currently holds over 15,000 titles.

Included in our titles are the following:

A great selection of reference and non-fiction books, honor books, series collections, Black eyed-Susan award winners and a variety of picture books.

We also have an extensive magazine collection for staff members and students. 
 
 

STAFF STUDENTS
Booklinks American Girl
Booklist Best Friends
Library Media Connection  
Library Sparks Cobblestone
Discovery Girls
Mailbox (Pre-school to Intermediate Disney Adventures
School Library Journal Kids Discover
Teachers Helper (1-3) Nickelodeon
  Sports Illustrated for Kids
  Zoo Books

 

Computer Usage in the Media Center
 We offer 20 computer search stations!

We also have a computer lab that can accommodate 28 students and mobile lab that services 18 students.

The following programs are available:

Internet Access

Kidspiration

Microsoft Office and Destiny our Online Public Access Database

Our goal is to teach children how to use and access information in various formats.