Montgomery Elementary Library

DESTINY DISCOVER

(Online Catalog-This is where you go to find books, ebooks, and websites.)

DESTINY Discover-Tutorial Videos

summer reading list of activities

MyON by Renaissance

Access to over 6,000 ebooks. There are also some books in Spanish too!

Link: https://www.myon.com/login/index.html

Login Information

School Name: Get Georgia Reading

County: dekalbcounty

Password: read

Access expires on: 7/31/2121

Barnes and Noble Summer Reading Giveaway

Read 8 books and receive 1 free book. For more details click here: Barnes and Noble Summer Reading Free Book

Deadline: 8/31/2021

Para obtener 1 libro gratis en español: Obtenga un Libro Gratis de Barnes and Noble

Fecha límite: 31/8/2021

Sora

Sora is an ebook library provided by Dekalb County Schools through OverDrive. You can log in using CLEVER or by clicking on this link:

https://soraapp.com/welcome/login/310052


Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl Book List

Here is the list of books for this year. Our Reading Bowl Club is open to MES 4th and 5th graders.

You can access the books for free on Sora

Helen Ruffin GA Children's Book Award K-5 List

The following list is for elementary schools.

  1. Jamieson, Victoria & Mohamed, Omar. (2020). When Stars are Scattered. New York, NY: Dial Books.

  2. Lai, Remy. (2019). Pie in the Sky. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Co.

  3. LeZott, Ann Claire. (2020). Show Me a Sign. New York, NY: Scholastic.

  4. Marks, Janae. (2020). From the Desk of Zoe Washington. New York, NY: Katherine Tegan Books.

  5. Mbalia, Kwame. (2019). Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky. New York, NY: Rick Riordan Presents.

  6. Park, Linda Sue. (2020). Prairie Lotus. New York, NY: Clarion Books.

  7. Ryan, Pam Munoz. (2020). Manañaland. New York, NY: Scholastic Press.

  8. Soontornvat, Christina. (2020). A Wish in the Dark. New York, NY: Candlewick Press.

  9. Stoddard, Lindsey. (2020). Brave like that. New York, NY: HarperCollins.

  10. Watson, Renee. (2020). Ways to Make Sunshine. New York, NY: Bloomsbury.

Reading Bowl Book Trailer

Destiny ebook Catalog

Can access our school's purchased ebooks: 300+

Login Information

Username: s+student 7-digit #

Password: mydestiny

Can also be accessed through CLEVER

Storyline Online

Free storytelling videos read by beloved actors.

https://www.storylineonline.net/

Storytime from Space

Astronauts read to us from space!

https://storytimefromspace.com/library/

Audible Discover

Epic!

Epic! Is a digital library of more than 40,000 books for kids 12 and under. Epic!’s digital library includes many of the best kids’ books, popular eBooks, and videos such as Fancy Nancy, Big Nate, Warriors, and National Geographic Kids. Some of the books come with reading comprehension and topic-specific quizzes.

Epic! has given free accounts to teachers but normally charges families $7.99/month.

https://www.getepic.com/

Bound To Stay Bound

This is BTSB's Authors and Illustrators at home resources. On this link, you will find authors reading their beloved stories along with fun book activities and discussions.

https://www.btsb.com/authors-books/

Dekalb County Public Library

BTSB Virtual Museum Tours

This is BTSB's Virtual Museum Tours.

https://www.btsb.com/virtual-tours/

World Book eBooks

Access to over 2,500+ ebooks (fiction and nonfiction)

https://worldbook.kitaboo.com/reader/worldbook/#!/

Login Information

access is available to all MES families*. *Ask Dr. Armer for the username and password*

Library Curbside 2020-2021

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The Montgomery Elementary Library Media Center is offering library book curbside pickup.


Start Date: Tuesday 1/26/2021

Day of the Week: Every Tuesday

Second Semester Dates: 1/26, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 3/2, 3/9, 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27, 5/4 *last day for curbside pickup. All library books are due back by 5/12/2021.

Times Available: 9:00a-1:00p

Last day to place a Hold: The Monday before library curbside pickup day at 11:59p


1. How do I get a book?

a. Log into CLEVER

b. Scroll down to Destiny Discover

c. Log into Destiny Discover:

username: s####### (* type your student number)

password: mydestiny


2. Placing a HOLD

a. Search the catalog and place a HOLD on the books you want to check out

b. Only place a HOLD on books available and that show that they are IN


3. How many books can I HOLD?

4 books maximum


4. Can I HOLD all the books from my favorite series?

a. No, you can only HOLD 1 book from a series.


b. You can place a HOLD on books from different series.



5. When does my HOLD become a checkout?

Once you place your book on HOLD, we will have the books ready for you. Sometimes, a student may place a HOLD on the book and the book may not be on the library's shelf. We will do our best to make sure you get the books you placed on HOLD.


6. How long can I keep the library books?

1 month


7. By when is the deadline to place a HOLD?

Last day to place a hold is the Monday before library curbside pickup day at 11:59p


8. When can I pick up my books?

a. Library book curbside pickup is only on the dates listed above

b. Please sign up to SignUp Genius and let us know what time you will come: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0d49afab2aa4fe3-mescurbside


9. READY to pick up your books?:

a. Stop by with your parent/ guardian on the assigned library curbside day

b. Have your parent/ guardian drive up to the main entrance

c. Stay in your car

d. On the day of library curbside pickup, contact the library by calling (678) 676-7520 to let us know you are waiting outside to pick up your library books

e. Pop the trunk

f. We will place your library books carefully in the trunk

g. Enjoy your books

h. Return the library books on or before the 1-month deadline