Spend a Day with MeL: Michigan's Electronic Library
The Michigan Electronic Library (MeL) is so much more than just a place to find books. MeL provides educators and students free access to some of the best educational resources.
In this workshop, participants will learn: About the Michigan eLibrary and how to navigate the site. Steps to access the prepaid subscription database content. How to integrate MeL eResources into the curriculum and some tips on how to use MeL to help prepare for standardized testing.
Resources we will explore include: Kids Gateway, which includes the Homework Helpers, Storytime, Games & Activities, and About Michigan centers. Databases, include: Scholastic BookFlix, Britannica School Suite, World Book for Kids, Early World of Learning, eBooks K8 Collection, kids InfoBits, NoveList K8+, Research in Context, and LearningExpress Library.
Please bring your own device!
Location: Van Buren ISD, Conference Center
Time: 8am to 3pm
Cost: Free to Van Buren County schools
Lunch: On your own.
Seat Availability: 22 of 30 available.
Last day to register: 3/1/2017
Van Buren Intermediate School District
490 South Paw Paw St.
Lawrence, MI 49064The zipcode must be numeric with at least five numbers.