ELLSWORTH JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH LIBRARY
|CODING FOR TEENS||TRY YOUR SKILLS|
|SCRATCH, supported by MIT, is a coding tool and community in one. Teens who use the app can program interactive games, stories, and animations. They can then submit their creations to the online community to talk through challenges, receive feedback, and find teammates.|
|TYNKER may be the most robust tool on this list. It starts with “visual blocks,” a bit like Alice or Stencyl, before moving into coding languages. Teens can use the tool for a variety of projects, such as building apps, modifying Minecraft, or coding drones.|
|HOPSCOTCH, available on iOS, focuses on game creation first and code second. Doing so helps teens learn how to code, often without realizing it. It also builds their excitement for code and creation as they watch their ideas come to life.|
Our library is staffed by a library media specialist and a library aide.
EJSHS provides a variety of resources for our students. The collection houses over 11,000 books, magazines, audio books, videos and other media!
Our computer lab is outfitted with 19 computers that may be used for school research and homework. Three computers in the library provide additional research. (See new COVID-19 Rules)
Get started! click below to Search for a book you like:
CHECK OUT POLICY
Books may be checked out for 3 weeks.
After 3 weeks, students may renew a book one time for another 3 weeks
(You may have a book for a total of 6 weeks!)
Magazines and Audiobooks are also available for check out
(See new COVID-19 Rules)