New to KMS SEL E-Books for All

We now have Cameron’s Collection a Social and Emotional support platform of e-books anyone can check them out at anytime.

They are electronic so just click on the book and start reading.

Camerons Collection

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Don’t forget you can still get a book to read!

Read a good book over the holidays!

Remember Sora is available all the time.

Login is your computer login and  Password

Teachers use a 9 instead of an E

Want to read online check out or virtual collections or login to Alexandria and place a book on hold!

Email Ms Gann if you need help

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Lewis Virus Research

Information for Mr. Lewis Virus Research

 

Need to Make a copy of Assignment

Lewis Resources Virus Research 22

Example Website

National Human Genome Research Institute. (24 May 2022).Virus: NIH. https://www.genome.gov/genetics-glossary/Virus

SLED

choose Middle School resources

Exploria 6-12

Gale in context

Discovery Education user name and password

Searching Viruses on Wikipedia

You may use the resources from the bottom of the Wikipedia Article

You must go to the original source

Citation Generators to cite a website:

Citation Generators

 

 

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Summer Origins of Democracy Research

Missed Class Watch the Video

Ms. Gann Origins of Democracy Video

Origins-of-Democracy-Summer -APA-2022

 

 

Research Rubric 22

Video on how to do the Reference Page

Summer Reference page22

Sources:

Alexandria Library Catalog  for your book

Worldbook online

 

References:

APA is a complex system of citation. When compiling the reference list, the strategy below might be useful:

  1. Identify the type of source:

Is it a book? A encyclopedia article? A webpage?

  1. Find a sample citation for this type of source

Check a textbook or the OWL APA Guide: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/

  1. “Mirror” the sample or look at your sample APA guide
  1.  Make sure that the entries are listed in alphabetical order double spaced and that the subsequent lines are indented (hanging indent)

Citation Generators

  • Make sure all information is included in your citation
  • OWL at Purdue
  • Bibme
  • Citation Machine
  • Easy Bib
  • Scrbbr
  • It is your responsibility to make sure that all required information is included in the citation.
  • Using a Google Doc see below for formatting or check out the video
  • Make sure you clear formatting and reformat with hanging indent on your reference page
  • It should be double spaced times new roman 12 pt. font  use format > align and indent> choose indentation options > under special indent choose hanging and apply
  • Double check your citation to make sure it is correct.

 

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Language Arts 8 Digital Resources

Moss Online Resources APA Citation

Moss Online Resources APA Citation

SLED is your main source here

Remember you may need passwords at home write them down

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Additional District and State Resources

Teacher Resources

Additional Resource Pages

Science Resources

English Resources

History Resources

Foreign Language Resources

Math Resources

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Genius Hour Stotz-Mason

Resources and Information to Help with your Genius Hour Project

Genius Hour 2022

Genius Hour Research Stotz 22

Having trouble with Sled click here

Then choose the database you are looking for.

Great Resources  Are Available Here:

Biography Reference Center

Check out Gale in Context

Have questions or need passwords check with  Ms. Gann or your teacher.

 

Sample-APA-Document_Reference 22

 

 

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Library Introduction 2022-2023

Welcome to KMS Library 2022-2023

We are so excited to have you back! We hope you all had a great summer and are ready to learn new things and check out some amazing books. We have lots of fabulous books and resources available for your use. Come in and take a look.

KMS_Orientation_8_2022

 

Alexandria Library Researcher

Log in to Alexandria with your student id no zero and your last name

Resources take a look!!!

Country Reports

login: kmiddle

password: student

WorldBook Online  

There are lots of resources here take a look at student and

Discovery Education

SLED State Library Electronic Doorway

See Library for Passwords! They have changed!

Go to Middle School Resources

Live Homework Help

Hours: M-F 8:00-2:00 am, Sat-Sun

“Get school work done and get back to life.”

  • FREE
  • Real time online tutoring 25+ subjects
  • Drop off for overnight review of essays , book reports and more
  • Study resources
  • Test prep
  • Career resources

Gale in Context

Sora Ebooks and Audiobooks comics and Magazines (overdrive)

Video How to use SORA

Battle of the Books

MS. Gann is here to help!

Ms. Gann, Librarian

907-286-1729 Librarian Office

jgann@kpbsd.k12.ak.us

Mrs. Brown, Library Assistant

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Summer Reading Sora is for you!!!

Don’t forget you can use Sora for your summer reading needs!

Magazines and Comic Books are now available on Sora

You also have access to Alaska Digital Library as well by adding it as one of your libraries

Students: login with your computer user name and password

Teachers: use a 9 instead of an e in your user name

Here is a Sora Video if you don’t know how it works

Getting Started

  • Download the FREE Sora app from the Apple App Store, Google Play Store, or soraapp.com
  • Search for KPBSD Main Collection using ZIP CODE ~ 99669
  • Read & Listen from any device: Chromebooks, tablets, laptops, desktops, and phones.
  • Once you have added it and logged in you can add Alaska Digital Library as well and have access to ebooks and audio books available for Alaska students.

 

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Its the end of the year!

Return Your Books Soon!

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