Student Resources

Student Links:

Slimekids

A library media website for middle and elementary school kids.
http://www.slimekids.com

 

AR Bookfinder

This site allows you to check the AR information on a book.
http://www.arbookfind.com/default.aspx

Lexile Information

This site provides information about Lexile levels and allows you to search books in order to determine what their levels are.
http://www.lexile.com/fab/

AR Home Connect

This allows students to check their AR grades from home.
https://hosted237.renlearn.com/50109/HomeConnect/

YMS Library Catalog

Access the YMS Media Center online catalog from home.
http://destiny.douglas.k12.ga.us

Galileo

A student research website sponsored by the state of Georgia that includes several educational databases. A password is required and can be obtained by contacting the school media center.
http://kids.galileo.usg.edu

International Children's Digital Library

A great website that offers a lot of information on children's literature. It also has books that you can read online that are available in any language around the world.
http://en.childrenslibray.org/

Kid Info

A great website that includes links for students, parents and teachers. Students can access homework help, reference resources and fun sites.
http://www.kidinfo.com

Awesome Library

Awesome Library organizes the web with 35,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5 percent in education.
http://www.awesomelibrary.org

NetTrekker

An award-winning search engine created just for students, teachers, and parents that delivers safe, educator-selected websites that can be accessed from school or home. Contact the media center for instructions on home use.
https://school.nettrekker.com/ntw/DouglasCo


Public Library (Pines system)

Look up items in the public library system or even check out a digital book or ebook.