Our Mission: We encourage students to love reading and use information effectively.
Stop by the library hall and look at our READER in ME TREE! Our Leaders are READERS!


SEARCH ENGINES for Grades 3-5

Search the Internet Public Library Below
 Links to Area Public  Libraries

Destiny Library Catalog & Resources 

Our Virtual Library 
 allows you to search 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
Ms. Mary Kay Clark
Librarian, 260-920-1017.7103
Country Meadow Elementary
2410 CR 10, Ashley, IN  46705
Reading and Spelling Resources
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!

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

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

Ask how to narrow results by lexile!

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!

Ben's Guide to Government for Kids is packed full of information about our country's government.  Choose the K-2 tab OR 3-5 tab for age appropriate information and games.  Site also includes links to more resources.  
Mrs. Lisa Conrad 
District Media Integration Specialist;  lconrad@dekalbcentral.net
DeKalb Central United School District
Country Meadow Elementary, 2410 CR 10, Ashley, IN  46705
7:30 a.m.-3:50 p.m.
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Students attend one library class per week where they are taught how to find wonderful books   and materials on the shelves and how to search the collection using the online catalog.
Students also learn research skills and begin to learn Boolean search strategies.
for Best American Picture Book
for Distinquished Contribution to Children's Literature.
Access thousands of high-quality archival, original, and currents events videos from NBC LEARN K-12 for use in classroom instruction, student projects, and homework.

Once arriving at NBC Learn K-12, choose Register Now at the top right hand corner of the screen. Enter an email address and password for login credentials, and then complete the rest of the information as required. Upon return visits to NBC Learn K-12, staff and students can simply Sign In with the email and the password you created.