Mission Statement: The Elkhorn Public Schools provides a student-centered curricula in which the media program plays a central role in preparing students for life-long learning in the 21st century.
Welcome to the Media Center
Please click on the About the Media Center link for more information about the library,
library hours, and general policy information.
Julie Hartman, Library Media Specialist
Lynn Holthaus, Library Assistant
6th Grade - October Reading in the Dark
2016-2017 Spelling Bee
6th Grade Read and Feed
8th Grade Science
Problem Solving - Critical Thinking - Collaboration
Sphero Challenge Course
Teen Tech Week
April Henry Visit
S.T.E.A.M. in the Library - Sphero Robots
December Read and Feed
October Reading in the Dark
QR Code Book Trailers
6th Grade Read and Feed - Spring 2015
Former EMS students and published authors
visit with current EMS students
Former EMS student Andrew Aulner and his recently
published book, The Bully Buster
Andrew's homepage: http://www.andrewjaulner.com/
Brandon Bauer, former EMS student with The Hidden Myth
Our second annual Sphero Robot Programming Challenge is now up and running. The level 1 challenge will involve drag and drop programming to guide the Sphero through a simple course. Look for the level 2 challenge to begin after winter break.
On October 28th, 6th grade students had fun with a "reading in the dark" activity. Check out the picture below.
Thanks to all who generously supported the Scholastic Book Fair. Proceeds from the fair will be used to purchase additional teacher and student requested titles.
Congratulations to Trayton for winning the book fair treasure hunt. Trayton was the first one to collect all pieces of the treasure map and solve the final clue.
A huge congratulations to Zoe Z. for winning first place in the district-wide Spelling Bee.
We have a growing number of student pictures on our Golden Sower wall. Be sure to look for our section of Golden Sower nominated books for the 2016-2017 school year.
Books nominated for the Golden Sower Award can be found under the Reading Links tab.
20-5-2016 Golden Sower Winners Announced:
Young Adult Winner:
Stung by Bethany Wiggins
Young Adult Honor Books:
The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau
The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die by April Henry
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein
Intermediate Honor Books:
Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin by Liesl Shurtliff
Darling, Mercy Dog of World War I by Alison Hart, illus. by Michael G. Montgomery
The EMS Library provides access to more than 500 ebooks.
Check out and read EMS ebooks on a Chromebook with the Go-Follett Chrome extension. Or, read ebooks on your mobile device with the Destiny Discover app. Need more help? Check out the How Do I link beneath the banner or download written instructions here.
During 2nd and 3rd quarter, HALE students received enough introductory information on HTML and CSS to build a simple web site. Learn to build a web site or practice your HTML/CSS skills here.
Student login information has been given to all students for their EMS accounts. These include Google Apps, Moodle, AR, Destiny, (library) PowerSchool, and online textbooks.
Control what people see about you and your Google Account. Adjust your Google settings here.