Rochelle Garfinkel, Librarian: rgarfinkel (at)marlboroschool.net
Vermont Online Library now available to ALL Vermonters!
Just use this link to get access to thousands of publications for free, from anywhere in the state. Read newspapers from around the world, watch a car repair video, do research for school, get tips on writing a resume, find the latest information on health and medicine, learn a new language, listen to podcasts – and take advantage of the “text-to-speech” options. Start by browsing the list of resources from Gale Cengage. No usernames or passwords are needed, just an internet connection. Feel free to ask Rochelle for help using these fabulous resources.
Elementary school links
Middle school links
Find what you need:
Library Catalog – find books in the Marlboro school library!
Epic – find ebooks and e-audio books.
Brooks Memorial Library – find books we don’t have and ask Rochelle to get them for you in Brattleboro.
Commonsensemedia.org Find reviews of books, movies, apps and games for all ages.
Online Resources for Searching and Learning
Great for first research with excellent visuals. http://www.dkfindout.com/us/
Khan Academy – way more than just math!
Online Literacy Games (non-commercial, kid-tested, learning to read games)
These are apps that are being used at school, and many can be accessed at home. If you need help with them, please email Rochelle.
Skoolbo www.skoolbo.com Grades K-2
Keyboarding without Tears https://program.kwtears.com/ Grades K-4
Khan Academy www.khanacademy.org Grades 3-8
The Foos www.foos.com All Grades
Epic! www.getepic.com Grades K-6
We were on VPR! check out our Dorothy’s List program on the book The One Safe Place to hear students discuss the book and ask questions of the author. There are also some pictures from reporter Amy Kolby Noyes’ visit.
All members of the Marlboro Community are welcome to make use of the School Library. Please contact Rochelle at firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to do so.