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WOW - The Wonder of Words

Explore the Wonder of Words with TEACHINGBOOKS.NET and BRAIN HIVE. These are two resources you have access to in your campus Virtual Library in MackinVIA. (all 37 of our public school districts, 4 charters, and 14 private schools. TEACHINGBOOKS.NET has a multitude of teaching resources for thousands of books teachers regularly use in the classroom. It can help you empower every reader to: • Connect deeply with a book. • Gain new insights and understanding from the author. • Thoroughly experience the joy of reading. BRAIN HIVE is a virtual classroom library platform that goes well beyond just reading eBooks and markups on ebooks. • Every title comes with free “Interactive Graphic Organizers”. • And certain titles come with free “Interactive Black Line Masters (BLMs)”. Both TEACHINGBOOKS.NET and BRAIN HIVE are available to the Virtual Library Cooperative members. These are products you already have a subscription to through your campus’ MackinVIA account.

Librarians and ELAR teachers in the Virtual Library Cooperative








English Language Arts/Reading
Library \ Media Services

Dates, Times and Locations

Room Name Workshop Date Begin Time End Time
Education Service Center
Fort Ringgold Room
11/15/2018 9:00 AM 4:00 PM
Education Service Center
Hidalgo Room
11/15/2018 9:00 AM 4:00 PM

Workshop Contacts

Name Type E-Mail Phone
Janie Salinas Contact (956) 984-6207
Fabiola Fuentes Contact (956) 984-6072

Special Accomodations
For requests for special accommodations for this workshop, please contact one of the individuals listed above at least ten (10) business days prior to the workshop date.