The Ruth Wallace Memorial Library

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Located on the campus of The Newton School, the RWM Library serves its students and staff, as well as members of the community of Strafford.

Simone Pyle, Library Media Specialist

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Fun With Coding!

Code.org
Tynker
Scratch
Blockly
Codecademy
Tech Rocket

 

Resources for Creative Projects

Find images & sound that are licensed for reuse, or in the public domain*

Images
Wikimedia Commons
Photos for Class
Pixabay
Flickr – Flickr CC Attribution Maker
Clipart Pal

Audio
Soundjay
Soundbible

*Remember to give credit to the creator!

Research Tools

The library subscribes to the Gale family of electronic databases through the Vermont Online Library. These databases are an excellent resource for research, and can be accessed from anywhere. 
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Simone’s How-To Videos

Using Tagul to Create a Word Cloud.
Setting Up Your PLP Website.

Resources for Parents

“Just Right” Websites for Kids

Looking for fun and educational apps and games? Graphite.org, a service of Common Sense Media, offers picks and reviews!

Have a suggestion for a great online game for kids? Email it to Simone.

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