Library Resources

Research Help

WebPath Express is a component of our Destiny library circulation system that offers appropriate, vetted, and safe websites for students. Results can be narrowed by lexile, resource type, grade level, and language. Stop by the library for a tip sheet to help use this free resource.

ed1stop.net is a portal to the World Book Online encyclopedia, Brainpop, Starfall, online textbooks, and a parent resource section. Stop by the library to pick up a sheet with the login name and password. Completely free to all our students.

Common Core Resources

Want to learn more about the Common Core State Standards? Start here:

http://www.cde.ca.gov/re/cc/stpagu.asp

Reading Lists and Resources

KidsReads: one of my favorite sites for current reviews of books, information about authors, and features. Make sure to sign up for their newsletter!

New York Public Library Books Lists for Kids: a great selection of current books, websites, and resources for parents and teachers.

Scholastic for Teachers: Click on the Book Wizard link in the middle of the page to use a wonderful tool to help you find "Just Right" books for your child.

Common Sense Media: a wonderful resource for investigating what kids are interested in, and how to determine what's appropriate for your child. Sign up for their excellent newsletter!