• summer break is here!

    Be sure to use the Ben Franklin Summer Learning Weebly! Click here to get to this special website!   

    Don't forget to sign up for the Glen Ellyn Summer Reading Program - May 30-August 21

        Welcome to the Library Media Center sun


    Young Learners



    Digital Citizenship




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    @ The Library Media Center
    Our goal is to foster a love for reading and prepare the students for lifelong learning by teaching
    technology literacy, digital citizenship. & library skills.
     We love the Franklin library and are excited to offer various learning opportunities to our students! Please contact us if you have any questions, comments or ideas for the library.   
    Katie Johnson
    Digital Literacy Specialist 
    Debbie Campbell
    Library Aide
                   Library Policies    Makerspace    Research     Teachers   
                     Attention Franklin Readers! smile
    Monarch 2017 winner is...
     Gaston by Kelly Dipucchio  Click here for results
    Bluestem 2017 winner is...
    El Deafo by Cece Bell. Click here for results
                    And now for the NEW 2018 Illinois Nominated Books...
                      Monarch      computer                           reading           computer
                     Monarch Books   Monarch Survey              Bluestem Books   Bluestem Survey
                                           battle  The 2018 Battle of the Books....Are you in? 
                    Attention Franklin Parents! smile
    Do you want to help find books for your child?
    Do you want to learn how to get access to your child's Google Account?
    Those resources and more can be found right here!
    1st-5th graders use Typing Club to help them learn proper technique. Typing Club Parent Letter
    Kindergarten does not do Typing Club, but here are some great keyboarding websites:Brown Bear Typing

    Students use Google Classroom in Digital Media and may use it in their classrooms to access files, assignments and read announcements. Student Directions for Home Access  

    All students have a Google Account. Parents can access their child's Google Drive and Google Classroom. Parent Directions to Access Google Account
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