Media Center

 
              Welcome to the Media Center!
Library Hours:
7:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Media Specialist:
Brittney Thompson
Media Assistant:
Cody Tompkins 

Mission Statement: It is the mission of the Stewart Heights Elementary School's Library Media Center to assist members of the learning community in becoming effective users of information and to foster the love of reading.

Goal: To provide a school library media program that is fully integrated into the curriculum and that has a positive impact on student achievement.


Rules and Procedures:
L
isten and follow all directions given
I
nquire (ask) if you need help 
Be respectful of others
Read and talk quietly 
Always walk in the media center
Return books on time
Your manners are always appreciated!

Parents and Guardians:

Hi! My name is Brittney Thompson and I am the Media Specialist at Stewart Heights Elementary School. If you need any assistance with book suggestions, read alouds, online resources, etc., please let me know and I will be happy to help. My email address is thompsonbr@dillon.k12.sc.us. 


Please see the e-Learning links below. These are helpful sites that can be used at home so that our students can continue to read and grow in knowledge! I will add to this list of online resources for our students so please visit our Media Center page regularly for updated links. Thank you for all that you do! Stay healthy and safe!!

e-Learning Resources: 

-South Carolina Family Literacy Calendar: 
https://www.daybydaysc.org - Has songs, videos, digital books, and articles on a new topic each day to explore with your child.

-DISCUS (BrainPop Jr., Britannica Encyclopedia, Tumblebooks, etc.: 
https://www.scdiscus.org/ - Can be found on the Dillon District 4 website. Go to students on the www.dillon.k12.sc.us homepage. Click DISCUS. Click A-Z List and scroll through a variety of online resources for your child. 

-Story Time From Space: https://storytimefromspace.com - A good story sounds even better when it's read in space. Listen to astronauts read books while in space!

-Kate Messner: https://www.katemessner.com - The author Kate Messner has compiled a large list of videos of authors reading their work or providing learning and activities for children.

-Storyline Online: https://www.storylineonline.net - Enjoy famous celebrities read aloud popular children books!

Tutor.com: tutor.com - This is a helpful website that can help parents and students if there are questions about assignments or just if you need help about a specific topic. It is free on DISCUS until June 2020.

Unite for Literacy: uniteforliteracy.com - Read online with Unite for Literacy. Select a digital book from the shelf and read it to yourself or listen to the book online.