Media Center


Welcome to the CREST Media Center

The Media center is available to assist Students, Families and Teachers during remote learning. 






CREST Media

CREST Media Ready for Remote Learning

          

 

Remote Learning Resources

Here are some resources that can help with Remote learning. If you have any questions or need help feel free to contact me by Email.  

Greg Elliott 
CREST Media Center 
elliottg@Citrus.k12.fl.us


E-books / 
Audio Books




Libby
The Libby App is available through the Citrus County Library System with a current library card. Titles for Adult to Young Readers available. 

If your child does not have a Citrus County Library Card they can sign up online.


     Library Card 

  1. Go to their website- https://www.citruslibraries.org/
  2. Click on  “Don’t have a library card?” Register Here! (Found at the bottom of their page)
  3. After you register, a Citrus County librarian will call your parent and give them your library card number over the phone so you can get started accessing Libby for eBooks right away.
  4. They will also mail your library card to you!

 If you need any assistance let me know!





Tumble Books

https://www.tumblebooklibrary.com/auto_login.aspx?U=crestschool&P=trial 


Our
Library has a subscription to TumbleBookLibrary, and your family can access it from home! It’s unlimited, and it’s FREE for you to use from home!

 TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of e-books for children.  They are a great way to encourage tech-savvy kids to enjoy reading!

 There are over 250 animated, talking picture books! The site also features Spanish and French books, read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, and exciting games and puzzles!

 We hope that you will get the chance to check out the collections with your child!  Below is all the information you’ll need to login to the collection:

 You can use your computer, tablet, or mobile phone! All you need is an internet connection. There are no downloads: books are streamed right to your device at the click of a button.

 Happy Tumbling, everyone!





Learning Ally

Learning Ally is a eBook / Audio Book resource that CREST students have access with a login. Learning Ally has titles for Grades 1 to Grade 12. 
If you are interested in utilizing Learning Ally email me at elliottg@Citrus.k12.fl.us 







Epic

We are offering FREE worldwide Remote Student Access to Epic through the end of the school year (June 30th, 2020), by teacher invitation — no credit card required. Families only need an invitation from their teacher to get started. Students will have anywhere, anytime access to the full Epic library on all devices (including web browsers, the iOS app and the Android app), and teachers can stay connected to their students by assigning books and collections and tracking reading activity and progress. 
Email me for an Invitation elliottg@Citrus.k12.fl.us 







Scholastic

Scholastic is offering free Learn at Home Activities for Grades PreK to 9. 







Storyline Online

Storyline Online is a website from the Screen Actors Guild where actors read story books online. This is a good site for younger readers. 




Audible

Audible 

For as long as schools are closed, we're open. Right now, kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across eight different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids.

All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. Explore the collection, select a title and start listening. Titles from Children to Teen! 



Local Newspapers



Citrus County Chronicle   
Citrus County Chronicle Online Edition




NIE Tampa Bay Times
Tampa Bay Times Newspaper in Education




Other Resources


Free Resources

This Padlet contains many Free Resources for all age / grade levels




Free Resources FLDE

The Florida Department of Education posted many resources to use during Remote Learning.