Linda Polak


Along with my role as the Director of Library & Information Services, I'm also responsible for the following:

6th Study Skills/Digital Citizenship
This class meets during the 1st trimester on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Topics will include:
  • Executive Function Skills
    • Setting up the planner
    • Time management
    • Control of the study environment
    • Different learning styles and study skills based on students' individual learning style strength
    • Strategic searching
  • Digital Citizenship 
    • Private & personal information/identification
    • Internet Safety
    • Netiquette 
    • Scams and Schemes
    • Understanding the AUP and privacy policies
    • Cyberbullying
I will post each topic as it is addressed, so please check this site during the 1st trimester. 

7th and 8th Digital Citizenship 
We will meet during the 1st trimester as part of the PE Health curriculum. There will be five classes during the weeks of 9/25 - 10/05.

7th and 8th EF Refresher 
There will be two classes the week of 9/14 as part of the PE Health curriculum.

 Help with Executive Functioning 
I am available to help any 6th, 7th, or 8th grade student who could use a little extra guidance on their EF skills. 
Star Students LOVE Post-its!
  These students used post-its to "flag" important assignment due dates.
Student Planners
Need help improving your study skills?
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Resources for Internet Safety
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan has great resources to help you have a safe online experience.
Last Modified on August 21, 2015