Yacks Media Center
Media Center Resources
Welcome to the Yacks Media Center Page! Below you'll find links to helpful resources available to staff, students, and parents!
BookFlix: Through a generous partnership with the Harrison Township Public Library, BookFlix is available to both staff and students! Please see your classroom teacher for your username and password to access this incredible digital resource!
Gale In Context: Elementary school resources like Gale In Context: Elementary give children a safe place to find answers to their questions, practice research skills, and explore interests inside and outside the classroom. It also gives teachers access to digital resources that can supplement and enhance in-person and online instruction. (If you're at home and it's asking you for a password, please e-mail your teacher for your unique password.)
Harrison Township Public Library: Through a unique partnership, our students now have access to all Harrison Township Public Library resources. To access these resources, please have your child ask his/her teacher for his/her username and password! Typically, his/her username will be his/her student ID number and his/her password will be the primary phone number on file with the school.
Michigan Electronic Library (MEL): Here you'll find links to a variety of resources including educational games, online story time tools, homework help, research tools and much more! Use the "Play" and "Read" links on the left-hand side of the page to navigate the many resources!
Schoology: Log in here using your unique Schoology username and password given to you by your teacher.
TumbleBooks: TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format they'll love. They are created by taking existing picture books, adding animation, sounds, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book (and some classics) which you can read, or have read to you.
TumbleMath: TumbleMath is the most comprehensive collection of math picture books you will find anywhere. All in the amazing TumbleBook format complete with animation and narration. The books are accompanied by supplementary materials such as lesson plans and quizzes.