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Media Center

 

The media center is the heart of our school. Students use the Media Center to check out textbooks, use computers, and, of course, borrow books for the enjoyment of reading. Faculty and staff use the center for training. The center also houses the teacher work area, which includes poster makers, display board tools, and videos & DVDs.

Britannica http://school.eb.com This is the online encyclopedia for all schools in Orange County. From home, the user name is ocps and the password is orange

NetTrekker:www.nettrekker.com This is a great informational website for student reports, projects, or just for fun browsing. Every link on NetTrekker has been previewed by a teacher. You may also create your own name and password and save and share your searches. When you create your own logon from a non-school computer, use OCPS as the name of your school. The website has plenty of Help information. Use ocps1 for user name and password. 

Teaching Books

This is a terrific website for information about books and authors. It even has recorded stories and videos you can access from your home computer! Student access from home is http://www.teachingbooks.net/students/ and requires the password orange

The Best Children's Books

Roughly 30,000 children's books are published every year, making the task of finding the very best children's books quite an undertaking. What busy parent or teacher has the time? No problem! That's why we created this site -- to help you find the best children's books.