Ms. Broger-Mackey's Handy Links

District Links

LAUSD Apex LAVA
LAUSD iLTSS-Library Services
LAUSD ITD Tech Support
LAUSD My PLN Login
LAUSD PASSport Parent Access
LAUSD PASSport Registration/Info
LAUSD Stores Warehouse Catalog (must be on campus to view)
LAUSD Student e-mail activation

Vendor and Resource Links

Amazon.com
Connect-ed
CSLA (CA School Library Association)
Checkology
Delicious.com
Dewey Game - University of Texas (1st choice)
Dewey Game - Monarch Library
Follett Books Titlewave
Material Design Colors
Model School Library Standards (CA Dept. Educ.)
Perma-Bound Books
School Libraries Work research
Wave.WebAim.org (ADA compliance)
Zamzar.com

Battle of the Books High School Competition

Battle of the Books takes place each spring. Schools send teams of four to six students to the competition. Below is the list of fifteen books the team must read.

  • And Both Were Young by Madeleine L'Engle (Fic LEngle - Fantasy)
  • And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie (Fic Christie - Mystery)
  • Animal Farm by George Orwell (Fic Orwell - Classics)
  • The Crucible by Arthur Miller (812 Miller)
  • An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir (Fic Tahir - Fantasy)
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Fic Fitzgerald - Classics)
  • Harriet Tubman: The Moses of Her People by Sarah Bradford (306.3 Bradford)
  • Killing Lincoln by Bill O'Reilly
  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding (Fic Golding - Adventure)
  • Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck (Fic Steinbeck - Classics)
  • Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare (822.3 Shakespeare)
  • Shane by Jack Schaefer (Fic Schaefer - Historical Fiction)
  • A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens (Fic Dickens - Classics)
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (Fic Lee - Classics)
  • Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte (Fic Bronte - Classics)

Web Evaluation Lesson

Web Evaluation
Use one topic for your web evaluation, then check ALL three sites
Topic Site 1 Site 2 Site 3
Web Eval Lesson Note: Not all websites may be visible within the LAUSD firewall.
Abortion Site 1 Site 2 Site 3
Capital Punishment Site 1 Site 2 Site 3
Euthanasia Site 1 Site 2 Site 3
Global Warming Site 1 Site 2 Site 3
Nazis Site 1 Site 2 Site 3
Same Sex Marriage Site 1 Site 2 Site 3