Library

Kenneth Davis Elementary Library Information & Book Checkout Policy

Librarian - Beth Ferguson
817-299-7855
 
Library Hours:
Monday - Friday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
 
Library Visits:
Students in grades K-2 may have one book checked out at a time. Students in grades 3 and 4 may have two books out at a time.  All books may be checked out for one week, and may be renewed on an as needed basis. Classes visit our library for checkout. Teachers sign up for lessons and research. 
 
Open Check Out Policy:
Our Open Check-Out Program allows 3rd and 4th grade students the flexibility to visit the library independently on a more frequent basis.  Students may utilize open check-out during regular library hours with teacher’s permission.
 
A Note For Parents:
Please help to ensure your child is a good library citizen by encouraging him/her to take excellent care of our books and return them on time.  Access to search for books in our Kenneth Davis Library may be done by visiting Destiny Discover below.
 

eBook Collections

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Destiny Discover

  • Destiny Discover website

  • Username: student ID number (lunch number)

  • Password: last name

  • Scroll to the bottom for the eBook collection.  You can also search for books in our library and place books on hold.

 

Epic School

  • Epic School Website

  • Available during the school day from 6 AM - 3 PM

  • You will need a Class Code from your teacher

  • Thousands of high-quality eBooks

International Children's Digital Library

 

Epic Free

  • Epic Free Website

  • Available after school starting at 3 PM Monday - Friday and all hours on weekends

  • Parents will need to set up an account

  • Thousands of high-quality eBooks

Unite for Literacy

 

Research Resources

Pebble Go
Britannica School
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Pebble Go
  • Username: kdavis
  • Password: dolphins
  • Research your favorite animals from home or school. PebbleGo features hundreds of animals, reading supports, games, and audio and video clips of animals in action.  
National Geographic Kids
Britannica School Elementary
  • Username: kdavis
  • Password: dolphins
  • Encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources for student research.
Learn 360
  • Teachers and students create individual accounts using their school Google account (@misdmail.net)
  • Videos and other multimedia resources covering all subject areas including math and science.
Discovery Education Streaming
  • Discovery Education Streaming 
  • Discovery Education Streaming is an amazing resource for digital classroom media. Over 5000 videos, 20,000 images, 4000 audio files, 20,000 encyclopedia articles, lesson plans, classroom tools, and much, much, more!

 

Britannica e-stax
American West
 

 

More Library Resources & Helpful Links

  •  Symbaloo    What we use in our library
  •  PowerMediaPlus    PowerMediaPlus, is another great digital classroom media resource. Over 3000 videos, 20,000 images, 6000 audio files (including audio books, classical music and so much more). PMP even includes a Podcast tool!
  • Teaching Books    Time-saving portal to thousands of online resources to explore children's and young adult books and their authors. Immediate access to short movies, audio book readings, book discussions, and more.
  • World & I School    Cross-curriculum resource with a broad range of articles by scholars and experts in their fields. Includes magazine's full contents from 1986 plus weekly Spanish and ESL Programs.
  •  Seymour Simon     A resource for science research   Username: Kdavis    Password: Dolphin
  •  World Book Web    A collection of resources for differentiated learning including read alouds, text translation, video, ebooks, along with plays and skits to help build reading fluency and content comprehension for all ages.