The essential intent of the School District of the Chathams is to discover and grow the gifts within each child. The Library/Media Department accomplishes this intent by fostering a love of reading and developing information literacy skills which will enable our students to think critically and become ethical and responsible members of society.
Destiny Discover/Follett Destiny is the District's Library Catalog System.
For access to our Library Catalog, please click on the image below.
Please click on the links below to access additional library-related materials and resources.
A curriculum-connected research tool for elementary schools.
Please see your library/media specialist to get your school's username and password.
K-3 eBooks & Audiobooks
Students will login with their district username and password after clicking "Log in for Students."
Reading & Educational Sites for Students
ReadKiddoRead - James Patterson's site for reading and helping studenst discover books of interest.
Biblionasium - Community website where students share their book selections. Requires free membership.
Read.gov - Library of Congress children site
Wonderopolis - Site for exploring curiosities and wonder
Scholastic - Scholastic Magazine's kids's site
Franklin Institute – Guided tours, information – history behind the planetarium and the different exhibits - future exhibits previewed
Kiddle.co (Kid Friendly Search Engine) Search engine for kids powered by Google (kid friendly, with filters)
National Geographic - Multimedia site with great science experiment and articles
Library of the Chathams
Public & School Library Resources
The Library of the Chathams has been working with the Library/Media Department to build a collection for our students. Some content requires a library card.