Welcome to Fischer Middle School's LMC!
Welcome to the Fischer LMC website. Please use the tabs to navigate the pages!
Databases: access through single sign-on (SSO)
Biography in Context
This database contains pertinent information about a variety of people from both the past and present.
This database features information on other countries and cultures.
Research in Context
Research in Context offers magazine articles, journal articles, newspaper articles, and reference articles.
SIRS Discoverer and Webfind
Use SIRS to find excellent information from magazine articles, reference materials, and newspaper articles. You can use Webfind to search for peer-reviewed websites.
SIRS Knowledge Source/Issues Researcher
This database is designed to look at two sides of an issue.
World Book Online
World Book Online is an online encyclopedia. Use World Book for background information on a topic.
Notetaking and Citations
Can be accessed through Single Sign-on
Free Time Choices
Online Catalog (Destiny)
Use this to find books, eBooks, authors, and other resources.
Book club is a relaxed atmosphere where all students read a book, and then we meet to discuss, chat, and play games. Students meet after school once a month on Mondays, from 3:05-4:00. A permission slip is required to attend. Feel free to join at any time!
September 23, 2019
SUMMER READING PROGRAM
BECOME A V.I.P. IN THE LMC!
Who can participate?
Incoming 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students
What do I have to do?
Read three books over the summer and fill out the Summer Reading form.
Where do I turn in the form?
It can be turned in to the Main Office over the summer.
You can give it to your ELA teacher once school starts.
When is it due?
Why do I want to be a V.I.P.?
When you are an LMC V.I.P., you receive the following:
Personalized V.I.P. card
Free admission to the first dance
Ability to check out four books at a time instead of three
Fast track for books on hold
ERIC (Education Resources Information Center): http://www.eric.ed.gov/
Use this website to find peer-reviewed articles, websites, and any educational materials. ERIC is a free government resource.
Share lessons and files in a secure area with other teachers in the district. Use your
e-mail username and password.
LMC Online Scheduler: http://lmc.ipsd.org/fischer
Use this to schedule times in the LMC and to use equipment. Use your e-mail username and password.
Use this link to reserve a laptop cart.
MUST be using Chrome!
United Streaming offers media on a large variety of subjects and curricular units.
A database containing career briefs: detailed descriptions of thousands of careers.
Use this site to take surveys on what careers may interest you!
This government website can be used to find training and education needed for a career, as well as earnings, job outlook, working conditions, and more.
This website contains more detailed descriptions of careers.
The ConstitutionWorld Book Student
The White House- The Constitution
Congress for Kids: Constitution
Mrs. Lindsey Kinczyk, LMC Director
Mrs. Robyn Panko, LMC Assistant
The LMC student hours are from 7:45 AM-3:15 PM.
Students need a pass when they come to the LMC throughout the school day.
Students can check out 3 books at a time for up to 3 weeks. Books can be renewed as long as they are not on hold for another person.
Students are responsible for lost or damaged LMC books, as well as textbooks.