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Teaching Books

The West Hempstead High School has access to, a free subscription through the Nassau BOCES School Library System.  This is an easy-to-use website that inspires reading and a deeper interest in children's and young adult books.
Teachers, librarians, students and families use TeachingBooks to view original author interview movies; access activity and discussion guides as well as links to authors' websites.

To access our free subscription, please see Librarian in the high school for passwords
and sign-in information. 

For video demonstrations of TeachingBooks, go to

Attached are copies of some of the documentation that is downloadable from their website as well as links to their website that contains information on the Common Core State Standards.