Watch the Video from the Original Post in Sept 2015

Gr. 7 Learning Commons Orientation Video!!! Weclome to St. Joseph H.S. LC!!!

Friday, September 16, 2011

Get Connected with technology in literature @ your L.C. today!

Having trouble finding a good read for FeVeR?

See the book display @ the Learning Commons.

Read "The Dumbest Generation"  How the Digital Age Stupifies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future!  (don't trust anyone under 30!) 
Read Little Brother.   w1n5t0n is only 17 yrs old and he knows how to work the system.  He skips school and finds himself and his friends caught in the aftermath of a major terrorist attack.    A rousing tale of techno-geek rebellion.

Read Our Own Devices.  How Technology Remakes Humanity. How the things we have created have a tendency to bounce back and change US. 

Read Girl Parts.  Meet Charlie whose parents give him a hot Companion Bot designed to encourage healthy bonds and treat "dissociative disorder". This book takes aim at Internet culture and our craving for meaningful connection in an uber-connected world. 

Get connected @ your Learning Commons!

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Feeling Dumb about the Smartboard?

Teen Tech tips coming soon @ your Learning Commons.  

See Ms. Murray in the library for the free Notebook software download for your home computer.  

Use the Learning Commons Smartboard for your next presentation to impress your teacher and wow your friends!

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Welcome Back! Our Learning Commons is Under Construction!

We are still in transition in the Learning Commons.  

Come by and check out our new look as it evolves!  

Every day we are getting more organized.  
Sit in the comfy couches and chairs!  
Use a desktop computer in the Quiet Seminar Room.  

Bring your own devices to access our wifi!  

Coming Soon:   
  • 24 Net books for loan to students!  
  • 5 Ipads for our cafe!
  • 5 Ipads for loan to students!
  • 3 Ipod Touches for loan to students!
  • 70" Plasma T.V. for gaming!
  • Surround Sound System for special events!
Drop by the L.C. and see what's what today!