Hilltop Library Media Center
Mrs. Mollissa LeMay
Phone: 973-543-4251 ext. 149
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Hour of Code @ the Hilltop Library Media Center
HOUR OF CODE
In an effort to continue our exploration of how technology works, our 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade technology classes participated in an HOUR OF CODE with Mrs. LeMay. The Hour of Code took place during Computer Science Education Week (December 3-7) and we continue to build our computer programming skills throughout the month of December.
STUDENTS IN GRADES 2-4 have been learning about computer programming! We have been following the Flipgrid CODE Explorer series and listening to real life CODERS from Flipgrid! Students have been writing code using various programs and BLOCKLY, a visual computer programming language. All 3rd and 4th graders have access to Mrs. LeMay's Hour of Code +++ Hyperdoc through their Google Classroom. This document has all the links to videos and programming platforms we are using throughout this unit.
We live in a world surrounded by technology. And we know that whatever field our students choose to go into as adults, their ability to succeed will increasingly depend on understanding how technology works.
Our 3rd and 4th graders use www.loc.gov regularly for their research, so now...
Take a walk through
The Library of Congress!
Check out this video from The Today Show on April 9th, 2017 in honor of National Library Week
Did you know....The Library of Congress is home to 164 million items! Watch the video below to learn more about YOUR Library of Congress!
Listen to author Neil Gaiman talk about the POWER and IMPORTANCE of libraries, librarians, reading fiction, reading for pleasure and simply READING!
School Libraries Work!Thank you to Dr. Karen W. Gavigan of School of Library and Information Science University of South Carolina for sharing this information about the importance of school libraries!
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