CESA 6 MEDIA CENTER (CMC) Peg Hamblin, CMC Coordinator UW-Oshkosh, Polk Library 800 Algoma Blvd. Oshkosh, WI 54901 Phone: (920) 424-3418 Fax: (920) 424-1396 Email: [email protected] Purpose The purpose of the CESA 6 Media Center is to be a preview center and lending library that makes the most innovative materials available to our schools. The CMC maintains a collection of instructional materials, which can be checked out by teachers in CESA 6 districts that contract for the services, and faculty, staff and students from the UWOshkosh campus. Organization •The CESA 6 Media Center (CMC) has a collection of over 13,000 instructional materials. •It was created in 1969 as the Special Education Instructional Materials Center (SEIMC) and in the late 1990’s merged with the CESA 6 regular education materials center (RMC). •There has been a long – standing partnership with the UW-Oshkosh College of Education, through the Department of Special Education. CMC Web Page The CMC has a web page on the CESA 6 website at: www.cesa6.k12.wi.us Click on Media Center and you can learn more about the CMC. It covers general information, ordering from the CMC, policies, types of materials, specialized collections in the CMC, CMC policies, forms to be downloaded, a slide show, highlighted materials, and a searchable catalog. Online Catalog Within the Media Center web page, click on Searchable Catalog. You can search by Keyword, Item Number, Area and Location, or Grade Level. This online catalog is updated quarterly. Print Catalog •If you wish to be able to print off any part of the CMC catalog, go to Downloads and choose any Catalog Section. •This will open up a pdf file that you can either save to your computer or print. •This print catalog is updated quarterly. School Districts in CESA 6 contracting for CMC services Berlin Erin Green Lake Horicon Kaukauna Little Chute Markesan Neenah N Fond du Lac Oshkosh Rosendale/Brandon Slinger Weyauwega/Fremont Campbellsport Fond du Lac Hartford Jt. 1 Hortonville Kewaskum Lomira Mayville Neosho Oakfield Richfield Rubicon Waupun Winneconne Dodgeland Freedom Herman Hustisford Kimberly Manawa Menasha New London Omro Ripon Shiocton Collection Categories The collection is divided into two categories: Reservation and Circulation. Software & video tapes may be reserved in advance to be used when desired. The software and videos are checked out for a strict amount of time. The rest of the materials, which makes up the Circulation category, are checked out on an as – needed basis. The length of checkout time varies with the type of material. General Check Out Periods Videos Checkout: 2 weeks Software Checkout: 5 weeks Tests Checkout: 8 weeks Kits Checkout: 8 weeks Books Checkout: 8 weeks Staff Development Testing Direct Instruction Categories • • • • Language Math Phonics Reading Perception Categories – Books & Adapted Books Games Toys Dolls & Puppets Concept Play Concept Units Adaptive Toys Reading Readiness Visual Discrimination Sims And Differences Visual Motor Visual Memory ECE • • • • • • Sorting Matching Color Size Shapes Puzzles: • • • • • • • Parquetry Tactile Skills Fine Motor Sequence Alphabet Rhyming Spatial Relationships 1-6, 7-12, 13-18, 13+ Pieces Phonics, Handwriting & Spelling Categories • • • • • • • • Phonics Programs General Phonics & Study Aids Consonants Vowels Handwriting Programs Manuscript Cursive Spelling & Spell Checkers Hi Interest/Low Vocabulary Reading Categories • • • • First Grade Second Grade Third Grade Fourth Grade Fifth Grade Sixth Grade Seventh Grade Reading Categories • • • • • • • • Reading Books: Reading Programs Supplemental Reading Adventure & Mystery Reading Comprehension Spanish Animal Stories Literature Beginning Reading Short Stories Children's Classics Storytelling Kits Family/Reality Big Books Humor & Fantasy Fables & Fairy Tales Seasonal Language Categories Preschool Speech Articulation/Phonology Auditory Skills Receptive Language Expressive Language Receptive/Expressive Pragmatics Stuttering Voice Sight Vocabulary Vocabulary Content Area Vocabulary Homonyms Antonyms Synonyms Grammar Parts Of Speech Morphology Capitalization & Punctuation Sentences Creative Writing Study Skills Language Programs Math Categories • • • • • • Number Recognition Counting Add Subtraction Multiplication Division • Fractions • Measurement Money Money: Study Aids Time Consumer Math General Math Advanced Math Math Programs Story Problems Social Skills Categories • • • • • • • • Self-Esteem Peers Feelings & Emotions Decision Making Self Management Critical Thinking Coping Social Skills Motivation Character Education Values Citizenship Family Issues Problem Solving Relationships/Friendships Social Studies Categories • Social Studies Programs • U.S. History • World History • Biography • Geography • Maps States Transportation Driver's Education Civics Civil Rights Community Multicultural Science Categories Animal Life Anthropology Birds Fish Insects Dinosaurs Human Body Senses Energy Life Science Environment Farming Land Plants Ecology Weather Earth Science Astronomy Physical Science General Science Health Categories • • • • • • • • • • • Health Dental Health Nutrition Eating Disorders Grooming Clothing & Dress Child Care & Development Puberty Education Teen Pregnancy & Sexuality Abstinence/Birth Control Homosexuality Sexually Transmitted Diseases AIDS/HIV Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse Tobacco Fetal Alcohol & Drug Issues Children Of Alcoholics Alcohol & Traffic Safety Death and Suicide Diseases Adolescence Physical Fitness Stress Safety Issues Categories • • • • • • • • Safety Bicycle & Bus Safety Harassment Latchkey Kids Self-Protection Violence Abuse/Date Rape Child Abuse Leisure Categories • • • • • • Seasons Holidays Leisure Time Art Bulletin Boards Music Career Categories • • • • • • Occupations Job Preparation Home Economics Survival GED Industrial Arts Deaf/Hard of Hearing Categories • • • • • • • • Deafness & Deaf Culture Interpreting Parent & Family Teaching Sign Language Strategies Signed Stories Speechreading Adapted Equipment Vision Categories • • • • • • • Low Vision Adapted Games Adapted Materials Adapted Books Daily Living Skills Reference Materials Adapted Equipment Software Categories • • • • • • Health Language Leisure Math Perception Phonics Reading Science Social Skills Social Studies Keyboarding Utility Equipment Location • The CESA 6 Media Center is housed on the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh campus. • The Center is located in the lower level of the Polk Library. Map CMC Location in relation to the CESA 6 office How To Order Materials • • • • Materials may be ordered by: Phone: (920) 424-3418 Fax: (920) 424-1396 Email: [email protected] Shipping & Return Procedure • Materials are delivered to and picked up from school districts via the CESA 6 Delivery. • Borrowers may also pick up from and return items directly to the CESA 6 Media Center. Copyright Policy • Resources in this center are protected by U.S. Copyright Law. • Do not make copies of any of the video resources or software unless permission is granted. • Some print material is reproducible for teacher use. Check each material for permission. • Software must be removed from computers prior to returning them to the CMC. • Please read the copyright stipulations for the items being borrowed.