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Sue E. Salzsieder, LMS, ES/MS
Christine Saukel, LMS, HS
Diana Wagner, Aide, ES/MS
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ES/MS: 7:50 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
HS: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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CHS Resources

NBC Learn

NBC Learn K-12 offers unique collections of video resources, primary sources, historic footage, images, mini-documentaries and text resources designed for use in the K-12 classroom.

Teen Health and Wellness

Featuring articles and self-help tools on various health and wellness topics.

NewsBank

Our online resources provide researchers of every kind with valuable information on any topic imaginable.

SIRS Knowledge Source

Searchable collection of 3 SIRS resources Background, analysis & tools for 345+ issues 100% full-text, standards-aligned, and Lexile measured

Career Cruising

Career Cruising is a self-exploration and college/career planning software program that helps people of all ages explore and plan for school, career, and life.

TeachingBooks

TeachingBooks.net is an online database that can be used by teachers, students, librarians, and families to explore children's books and young adult literature and their authors.

NoveList

Fiction recommendation resource with read-alikes, discussion guides, reading lists, and more. Video Tutorial Available

WI Schools Digital Library Consortium

The Wisconsin Schools Digital Library Consortium (WSDLC) has a statewide shared digital collection that provides ebooks and other materials for students through their school libraries.

CES/CMS Resources

Biblionasium

Kids connect with friends, parents and teachers to share and recommend their favorite books. They can setup virtual bookshelves, catalogue books, track their reading and win rewards. Students use our online reading logs and teachers assess and monitor reading activity. Search by Lexile® level to find books at appropriate reading level.

Career Locker

Helping students and individuals plan for the future! Explore this comprehensive, easy-to-use career information website.

Code.org

Every student in every school deserves the opportunity to study computer science.

Discovery Education

Discovery Education ignites student curiosity and inspires educators to reimagine learning with award-winning digital content and professional development. Accelerate student achievement by capturing the minds and imaginations of students. Visit us online and learn more!

Kodable

Programming for kids, made with love. Easy to follow lessons focused on student outcomes so you can teach your students to code.

Tumblebooks

TumbleBookLibrary is a curated database of children's e-books, available by subscription to Elementary Schools and Public Libraries around the world.

Typing Club

Learn touch typing online using TypingClub's free typing courses. It includes 650 typing games, typing tests and videos.

Voki

Voki is a fun tool that students can use for homework, classwork or projects. Customize their appearance and what they say, and share with others!

CES/CMS Programs

Create and Read Evenings

Chilton Coding Club

Creator’s Club

Fourth Grade Reading Sleepover

Library Club

Read Aloud Month

Read Around the School

Screen Free Week

Spring Book Fair

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Aug022018

MakerSpace Wall Debuts at CE&MS Library

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First published on 13 June 2017 Posted in Library

Picture of MakerSpace Wall at Chilton ES & MS LibraryMrs. Salzsieder, Chilton Elementary & Middle School Library Media Specialist, had a dream to bring a MakerSpace to the school where students could imagine, create, and design. She researched what other makerspaces in schools looked like. She scavenged rummage sales and thrift stores for puzzles, learning games, and building materials which students used when they were done checking out their library books. She had Monthly Make Days for her elementary classes. She added maker activities to monthly Family Reading & Technology Nights where families had the opportunity to make slime, create catapults, design and fly paper airplanes, create sand art, and more. Then she thought about adding a LEGO® wall, Magnetic Poetry, and LiteBrite board to the east wall of the library and sought funding and a construction team.

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