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School Closure Resources - Students

Hello students!  This is the place to come to get all sorts of information and help.  If you ever have any questions, please feel free to e-mail me:  jill.myers@slane.k12.or.us.
All of your classes are now online! 
Step ONE - Sign into your Google Account.  You must use your South Lane account for this to work - firstname.lastname@southlaneschools.us
 
Need some Google guidance?  I've made some video tutorials to help you.  Click below on what you need to do:
 
Need a Classroom Code?  Check one of these lists
 
Did you forget your password for your Google account? The Technology Department can reset your password.  You can:
  • Call the Technology Department: (541)767-3778; option 1
  • E-mail the tech department: help.desk@slane.k12.or.us
  • Submit a Help Desk ticket online Here
Book Check Out!
  • Beginning today, students will be able to check out books from LMS Library.
    • Using the online catalog, reserve your book
      • Watch this video to see how
      • Or, look at this slideshow to see how
      • If this is not working - e-mail Ms. Myers:  jill.myers@slane.k12.or.us
    • Book pick up will happen every Monday, in front of LMS, from 11am-2pm.
    • Book requests must be in by Sunday to be ready by Monday
    • Ms. Myers, wearing a mask and gloves, will package books up into envelopes, attach your checkout report, and have it available for you on Monday.
    • First book pickup will happen Monday, April 27th. 
    • Books can also be returned on Mondays - in a box near the pick up table
    • Once there, come up, say your name.  Ms. Myers will put your envelope on the table, then back away so you can come up and get it.
    • Enjoy your reading!!
 
Digital resources that are being offered for free (my favorite price!) - check out this list to get you started:
  • ABDO Digital Book Shelf has K-8th Grade ebooks, nonfiction and (some) fiction
  • Audible is offering a selection of free audiobooks
  • Cottage Grove Library users have access to Overdrive (Library2Go, and also accessible as Libby), which is a great resource for all ages!
  • Epic! Books for Kids Epic is one of the most widely used and popular e-book and audiobook platforms. It has a wide variety of books that will appeal to elementary and middle school students.
    • Through June 30th, Epic is free to families with a teacher invitation. This will allow you to access the service at all hours. Email me at jill.myers@slane.k12.or.us so I can set up your students!
  • Junior Library Guild has made a selection of ebooks available for free for elementary, middle, and high school titles.  The titles change frequently, so check back often!
  • Tumblebooks is offering a selection of ebooks and audiobooks that are open to all during this time!
  • LFL - Little Free Libraries - there are a number of LFLs around Cottage Grove.  Go and swap some books!  Click on the link to find a map.