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Central Instructional Media Center

Located at the Harding Center, the CIMC serves as an educational hub that provides resources and district level support to all schools in the district with a collection of more than 2,000 titles of multi-media materials including book sets, DVDs, models, and kits.

CIMC Hours are 8:30 am – 3:30 pm. Extended hours are available by appointment. Please call or email to set up an appointment at 541-757-5923.

CIMC Resources Available

  • The collection also includes curriculum for grades K-5 science, geography, and literature, as well as social studies curriculum for the primary grades.
  • Supplementary math kits and literature circle sets of books are also available.
  • Teachers can search the CIMC database from their school library site by checking the CIMC Media box (see Booking Instructions for Staff).
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Production Center

CIMC services also include a self-serve staff production center. Equipment includes paper cutters, a report binding machine, and more than 400 die shapes including seasonal themes, bulletin board borders,bookmarks, finger puppets,pattern block multiples, and geography.

Curriculum

Science class

Hands on Science and Engineering Kits (Grades K-5)

Contact the CIMC with your request for science kits. Kits will be ordered for you and will arrive at your school according to the district's master schedule. Grade level PLC groups will have the same kit at the same time to facilitate educational planning. Everyone will be provided with their own kit.

Colorful library books

Literature Circles

The CIMC holds over 400 kits containing multiple copies of high interest fiction and nonfiction titles. You can book any set and your building Library Media Technicians will check out individual books to your students when the set arrives at your school. When booking, search "literature circles" and check the CIMC media box on the Follett Destiny online catalog for a list of all titles. You may sort alphabetically and you can click on DETAILS to see how many books are in each set and the Lexile. Refer to the booking instructions link and call us for any assistance.

Elementary students standing in classroom

Health Education Kits (Grades K-5) - in addition to The Great Body Shop

Health kits include a wide range of subjects, from personal hygiene to school and fire safety lessons.

2014 picture of two children in class, Hirut and Jonas

Social Studies Kits (Grades K-2)

Social studies kits are available for primary grades only. Teachers can book the following resources online.