How to use the catalog to search for books: Video Tutorial.
Requesting books to be sent home: Please use this form.
You may select up to five items at a time. Please use the tabs above to help you find great books. For parents of younger students we will also provide a grab and go "surprise" bag on Monday and Friday mornings. These can be picked up and dropped off curbside.
EPIC! is another great resources for reading at home. It has thousands of excellent books, read alongs and games.
Podcasts are a great way to get students engaged with stories. Kids Listen provides a list, with descriptions, of some of the best podcasts out there for children. Some of our favourites are 6 minutes, Story Pirates, Storynory and The Unexplainable Disappearance of Mars Patel.
Seesaw Family - the app that parents use to access their Child's Seesaw Journal
|Seesaw Class - the app that students use in class (requires their school login details)|
|iMovie (iOS) - great tool to make movies|
|Garageband (iOS) - great tool to create music|
|Khan Academy Jnr - an app designed to support the learning of children aged 2-7|
STEM is an important focus at ZIS.
Stem books-These books help support your child's growth in math and science with lots of ideas for making and tinkering.
STEM Experiences - Clement has put together a great list of STEM experiences that students can engage in. Take a look.
Wide Open School is a huge bank of ideas perfect for families in lockdown. Coming from the excellent common sense media people, there is a step by step schedule for the day with a wide range of fun art activities, cool virtual reality videos, exercise tips and so much more. This is the one stop shop to support parents right now.