Remote Learning Packet

Library/Media Remote Lesson for Grades K & 1:


Task Instructions:

Let’s get ready for summer reading.  Watch the 2 videos that explain the process through the library with the links below.

Watch the kickoff video with the link below.

Follow the step by step instructions to sign up for the program.

Optional Activity:  print out and color the bookmarks to keep your place for your summer reading books.

 

June 10, 2020


Dear Atlantic Highlands Families,


The summer reading program is virtual this year!  This year’s theme is Imagine Your Story with a focus on fairytales and folktales.  Your student can log reading time with the Monmouth County Library and earn a prize at the end of the program.  The program runs from June 15, 2020 to August 15, 2020.  Please follow the instructions on the next page to login and start recording your reading times.  There are instructional videos along with written instructions to help you.  I hope you participate in this wonderful program.  The students have really enjoyed it in the past.  If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me.


Happy reading,

Mrs. Higgins

lhiggins@hesk6.us 

Videos


Monmouth County Library Instructions Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b4uKDtEGzKo&feature=youtu.be


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Beanstack Introduction Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wAAg_SqiRe0

Step by Step Instructions:

Go to the Monmouth County Library website kids section:  https://monmouthcountylib.beanstack.org/reader365

Scroll down and click on “Register an Individual or Family.”

Create an account with your username and password.

Make sure you choose the grade level you are going into for the 2020/21 school year.

Choose Atlantic Highlands as your library.

You can also download the Beanstack APP on your phone or device.

Start logging your reading time!

You can pick up your prize at the Atlantic Highlands Library at 100 First Ave. in Atlantic Highlands, NJ  07716 in September.





Extras

The Monmouth County Library is doing a virtual kick-off to the summer program.  It will be pre-recorded, so you can enjoy it at any time.  Here is the link: https://vimeo.com/421330198/de94ac01b0

Also, you can access e-books virtually with your library card on the Monmouth County Library website.  If you do not have a public library card, you can also access books on epic.  Use the following instructions to access epic:

Use this link:  www.getepic.com/students

Copy & paste the class code:  lpa8509

Now, scroll down to the bottom and create your own profile if you do not already have one.