The CHS Library Renovation project is near completion. Take a look at the upcoming library activities when the CHS Library reopens after Thanksgiving Break.
Take the following actions to address bullying throughout your daily life. It often comes through good citizenship and kindness
The focus of online behavior during any exchange related to Digital Citizenship centers on online safety. While that's essential, it's also necessary to remember the value of creating a positive digital footprint--the beneficial online exchanges. This comes to head during the Digital Citizenship week. Consider the following presentation as a guide.
Watch the following video on how to access SORA. It is now available at the Colton High School Library webpage
Attention CHS Seniors:
Preview the following information as you prepare for future possibilities after graduation. The time to start is now! Senior Graduation Gear Up
This site has been on temporary hiatus due to the delays in the Colton High Library remodeling project. I will post updates on the progress of this endeavor. In the meantime, I include helpful educational resources to start off 2019-20 school year.
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Hot of the presses! Read up on current happenings at the CHS Library. CHS Multimedia Newsletter 2019
CHS students selected Tomi Adeyemi's Children of blood and bone as the Yellowjacket Book of the Year 2018. Take a look at the trailer below.
I created a list & formatted on Lesson Paths of my favorite books of the year ( I'm engrossed in one I'm currently reading). Lesson Paths 2018
The trailer provides a quick overview of the CHS Book of the Year 2018 nominees. Each of the included selections came from at least 2 of the following sources:
Amazon Best YA Books 2018
Barnes Best YA Books 2018-(ie. Book of the Month, Best Upcoming Releases, etc.)
Goodreads YA & YA Fantasy Choice Award Finalists
National Book Award Winner/Finalist 2018
Printz Book Award Winner/Finalist 2018
YALSA Top Ten Book List 2018
Click on these links for additional details on the book selections.
CHS Book of the Year 2018 YouTube Playlist
Ms. Geltch's YA Literature Best Books 2018
A few years ago, I constructed a Padlet with my top 50 secondary education websites. Since educational technology has evolved over the past few years, I have updated it with noteworthy changes with some standing the test of time. As the old expression goes, "take what you like and leave the rest" You may also download the update on the Colton High School Follett Library page. Top 50+Secondary Education Websites
Read up on upcoming library events this month. April Multimedia Newsletter 2018
What is Google AR Expeditions? Watch this short clip to find out!
Take a look at the CHS Google AR Expeditions Resource page. The first group of students and teachers will be introduced to this App on 4/6/2018. The class set of head sets will be available for use for the 2018-19 school year. I will continually add and modify the following list above as more of the CHS community utilizes this tool.
I am Ms. April Geltch, Colton High School Librarian.