Our Mission: We encourage students to love reading and use information effectively.
E-LEARNING
 LINKS TO:




https://play.dreambox.com/login/sz5f/countrym

http://www.lexiacore5.com/





 Login.Learning.com

Additional Resources

http://wonderopolis.org/


http://www.professorgarfield.org/pgf_home.html


INTERNET
SEARCH ENGINES for Grades 3-5
 

Search the Internet Public Library Below
 
 
 Links to Area Public  Libraries

Primary Sources
https://www.newspapers.com/

Destiny Virtual  Library Catalog & Resources 

 S
earch the library catalog for books and materials 
  OR visit the HOME tab for many more links to educational resources and websites.  Click the  LIBRARY icon above to begin your search.  Look for the Destiny Quest App from your app store! 

Safe Internet Search Engines for Students Grades 3-5
      
http://www.kidsclick.org/


Internet Public Library 2 Search
 
 Sweet Search
              
           
Reading and Spelling Resources

 
http://www.tumblebooks.com/library/auto_login.asp?U=dekalb&P=books
READ - WATCH - LEARN
Check out this collection of e-book storybooks, read- alongs, videos, and reading games. Choose fiction,nonfiction, graphic novels, math stories, or language learning and keep reading! 


 
https://www.myon.com/school/hoosier/
https://spellingcity.com
 



Type and practice spelling and vocabulary words, listen and test yourself on spelling or print a hanwriting sheet of your words. Check out the 9 free vocabulary games.

Nonfiction Research Resources 

National Geographic Kids  

Recommended for  K-3 and 4-5.  This site offers information on animals videos & pets, countries, photos, community, and more!  Perfect for learning more about our world!

http://pebblego.com/choose/choose_product.html

Nonfiction Databases

Recommended for

K-3 & 4-5  See your librarian for the password.

Animals, Earth & Space, Biographies, & Social Studies Educational Games & Videos and Read or Listen to Text Features make this a great resource for beginning researchers!

  
Nonfiction Research Resources  for Grades 3-5
Go Grolier

Inspire


An easy to use database of Magazines, Newspapers, Books & Encyclopedias, Dictionary & Image Search

Ask how to narrow results by lexile!

http://auth.grolier.com/cgi-bin/go_up_login?formu=124529c&formp=tf

Nonfiction Databases Recommended for 3-5.  See your librarian for the password.

 Explore People, Places & History AND Science & Nature using videos, images, weblinks & Read-along books.

Watch, Read, Explore!




Nonfiction Databases Recommended for 3-5.  See your librarian for the password.

Bringing History to Life!
Learn about important historical events through videos, images, weblinks and Cornerstones of Freedom Series e-books

Watch, Read, Explore!

http://bensguide.gpo.gov/
Ben's Guide to Government for Kids is packed full of information about our country's government. Choose the 4-8 tab OR 9-14  tab for age appropriate information and games.  Site also includes links to more resources.  
                                 
                     

Mrs. Lisa Conrad 
District Media Integration Specialist;  lconrad@dekalbcentral.net
260-920-1012.6102
DeKalb Central United School District



Country Meadow Elementary, 2410 CR 10, Ashley, IN  46705  260-920-1017
 
DISTRICT HOME SITE                               COUNTRY MEADOW ELEMENTARY  

mailto:mkclark@dekalbcentral.net

 







Ms Mary Kay Clark
260-920-1017.7103
Hours
7:30 a.m.-3:50 p.m.
 
We recommend that students in grades  
 3-5 have guided practice using the internet to develop the skills needed to evaluate sources.  We do not recommend that students below grade 3 search the internet until they have developed the necessary skills.
 
https://docs.google.com/a/dekalbcentral.net/forms/d/1zrPfw2KSQNXaYOtF7AgBPYoB3UWm69xkVlONNuMCndA/viewform?formkey=dERzLWR5RE5vZXBma3hjMkFSWVVIWVE6MQ#gid=0
 
DID YOU KNOW?

Students attend weekly library classes that emphasize library and research skills.

Students also learn research skills and begin to learn Boolean search strategies.

  
for Best American Picture Book
 
for Distinquished Contribution to Children's Literature.