Welcome, ALBHS Teachers!
We look forward to helping you with your research needs, whether it is pulling together resources for to assist you in teaching a unit, providing resources for your students to use as they research for your class, teaching a mini-lesson for your students on how best to use the research resources, or even assisting you in finding information for your graduate school projects. Let us know how we can best assist you!
~ Mrs. Bogle and Mrs. Monteith
Reserve the Professional Library -
On this page...
Resources available for checkout:
(The following are able to be searched in Destiny.)
§ Your curriculum's section of books
§ Study prints (Printed pictures large enough for class display)
§ Audio books in Playaway format (mp3 player)
§ Children’s books for your subject area
§ National Geographic Magazine maps / posters
§ Local history / ALBHS history materials
(The following are available for you to stop by and browse.)
§ Class sets of novels
§ Back issues of magazines
§ Document camera
§ iPads – enough for a class set
§ iPad connector cable to an LCD projector
§ iPad charging cart
§ Flip video cameras
§ Standard digital cameras
§ Headphones – enough for a class set
§ MimioVotes (student response system) – enough for a class set
§ Qwizdoms (student response system) – enough for a class set
§ CD of moving backgrounds for movie-making
§ Tape recorder
§ Portable microphone / speaker
§ LCD projector
FREE poster for your room
Upon your request, we will print a poster of the 5Ws for you to hang in your classroom. It is a simple way to remind your students to evaluate websites when they "Google" information in your class.
Information and Technology
Essential Standards -
(To be incorporated into all subject areas as much as possible)
Email Mrs. Bogle for the activation key to connect with the ALBHS subscription. Create an account in Quia, enter the activation key in the yellow field at the top of the page, then email me to let me know that you have connected to ALB. I will then link your Quia login to your department at ALB.
Working on an advanced degree?
NC provides lots of free databases for research. This link takes you to the page that lists all of the databases provided just for teacher use. However, don't miss the EBSCOHost and InfoTrac Gold databases that are also links on this page. (InfoTrac is the easiest to use with comprehensive information.)