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Using FolletShelf eBooks

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These books require a user name and password.  Students enter the same information they use to log on to a computer.  SCHS faculty and staff will access with their library i.d. (Please contact us for that information.)

Wondering how to use the books in the classroom?

  • The FollettShelf free app can be downloaded on the ipads - making it possible for a classroom of students to access the material. The majority of the books have simultaneous use features.
  • Students can also read these books from any computer in the school or on their home computers.  
  • The books are beautifully illustrated
    • include TOC and glossaries for easy searching
    • can be bookmarked and highlighted
    • can be projected on presentation systems

 

 

     

    Find in the FollettShelf

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    Creating a Digital-Rich Classroom - Meg Ormiston
    ISBN: 1935543342
    Publication Date: 2010-08-01

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    Alternative Cars - Jill C. Wheeler
    ISBN: 9781604533750
    Publication Date: 2010-09-01


     

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      Articles from these books have audio features and can be downloaded to ereaders.

       

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      Chile - Richard A. Crooker
      ISBN: 1438104928
      Publication Date: 2009-01-01


       

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