New Library Resources – September 2015

BTW:  If we don’t have what you need, we can get it. See this page. 

New Library Website

New Database List   

New Database

  • Classroom Video on Demand (18,000+ films in 187,000 segments with transcriptions)

Magazines

  • National Geographic History

DVDs & Streaming Video

  • 113 New Classroom Video on Demand titles (use id/password for single sign-on)
  • Grown Ups (Feature Film)
  • O’ Brother, Where Art Thou?
  • PS I Love You; the Lake House (Double Feature)
  • Reel Injun on the Trail of the Hollywood Indian
  • The Great Math Mystery Invention or Discovery (PBS)
  • The Laugh Out Loud – 3-Movie Collection
  • What Makes Sammy Run?
  • Taken 2

Kindle Books

  • Between the World and Me
  • The Yacoubian Building

Generalities

  • Research as Design
  • The Essential Questions Handbook Language Arts; Math; Social Studies; Science Grades 4-8

History

  • Ways of the World: A Global History with Sources

Social Issues

  • Same-sex Marriage, Pro and Con: A Reader

Literature | Language

  • Solar Storms: A Novel
  • Vocabularians: Integrated Word Study in the Middle Grades

Science

  • Beyond Jupiter: the Story of Planetary Astronomer Heidi Hammel
  • Bone Detective: the Story of Forensic Anthropologist Diane France
  • Breakthrough: How One Teen Innovator is Changing the World
  • Finding Where the Wind Goes: Moments from My Life
  • Gorilla Mountain: the Story of Wildlife Biologist, Amy Vedder
  • Guide to Implementing the Next Generation Science Standards
  • Humanity from Space: An Interconnected World of Extraordinary Complexity
  • Nature’s Machines: the Story of Biomechanist Mimi Koehl
  • People Person: the Story of Sociologist Marta Tienda
  • Rachel Carson: a Twentieth-century Life
  • Space Rocks: the Story of Planetary Geologist Adriana Ocampe
  • Strong Force: the Story of Physicist Shirley Ann Jackson

Math

  • The Millennium Problems: the Seven Greatest Unsolved Mathematical Puzzles of Our Time
  • Understanding Numbers in Elementary School Mathematics
  • Solve This: Math Activities for Students and Clubs

Music

  • Everybody Loves Our Town: An Oral History of Grunge
  • Mod: A Very British Phenomenon: Clean Living Under Very Difficult Circumstances

Art

  • 300 Lessons in Art
  • BioArt: Altered Realities
  • Charles A.A. Dellschau, 1830-1923
  • Illustrated Elements of Art and Principles of Design: Hands on Activities, Full Color Reproductions, Descriptions of Each Concept
  • The Art Teacher’s Book of Lists: Grades K-12
  • The Artist’s Complete Guide to Facial Expression

If we don’t have what you need, we can get it. See this page.

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