Technology Resources for Teachers and Students
# of Pieces Available
Length of Circulation
Amazon Kindle Fire 7
Amazon tablet, ideal for listening to books or reading books (although regular Kindles are a better choice).
Black and white Amazon tablet designed for reading. It also offers Audible books, but listening requires Bluetooth headphones or speakers
HP Mini Netbooks
A very small computer loaded with Microsoft production software – will not connect to the internet.
Yes (instructions here)
3 school days
A digital camera used for making still and movie images
Daily or as needed
Digital Visualizer (document camera)
“A real-time image capture device for displaying an object to a large audience. Like an opaque projector, a document camera is able to magnify and project the images of actual, three-dimensional objects, as well as transparencies.”
Library Chrome Cart
A mobile cart containing 25 Chromebook laptop computers
(For use on 2nd floor only)
Period by Period
Airliner Wireless Slate
A wireless slate is “a tablet that enables you to a manipulate and select on-screen objects, create and save notes, launch applications, etc.”. This is used with a SMART Board and software must be added to your desktop computer before use.
School year or as-needed