CMS Learning Commons

Destiny Discover

Welcome to our virtual learning commons. Take a minute to watch the slideshow to learn how to use our catalog, ebooks, and audiobooks. If you have questions or need any help at all make sure you stop by and see us or send us an email. Slides will scroll automatically or just click on a picture to change to the next one.

If you would rather listen to a screencast on using Destiny use the second video.




Video on how to use Destiny

Everything Destiny
Screencast for Everything Destiny.mp4
Searching for books in Destiny.mp4

Searching for Books in Destiny

Placing Books on hold Destiny Discover.mp4

Placing books on hold in Destiny


Mission Statement:


CMS Learning Commons strives to be the a academic hub of our school and a place that all students are empowered to be seekers of information and creators of ideas. The staff is here to support literacy, technology, collaboration, and research among the students and staff.

VISION:

The Learning Commons will:

  • aid in the development of digital and information literacy of all students;
  • provide a collection that meets the needs of students and staff for personal and academic growth; and
  • employ and inquiry based approach for learning and understanding information.
  • create 21st Century learners with critical thinking, problem solving, and adaptability skills.

Policies and Hours:


The Learning Commons is open every day at 7:10 AM. Mrs. King will be here and you are more than welcome to come in a check-out a book, play games, or hang-out with your friends. The LMC will close @ 3:00 daily.


Checkout Policies: You may check out up to five books and two magazines. They are due back to the Learning Commons in 21 days.

We have some Kindle's available for checkout in the Learning Commons. Before you are allowed to check them out, a permission slip needs to be signed by you and your guardian.

When you have turned the agreement in to the Learning Commons, you will then be given information on how to check one out.

Kindle User Agreement