Dardanelle Public Schools

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DMS Library Media Center with Book Assessment Dates

 

 

Information
Monday - Thursday 7:30am - 5:00pm
Friday 7:30am - 3:30pm
(Until Afterschool Enrichment starts)
Check in/out books
Computers available to complete assignments
 
Search the library - See if the DMS library has the book you are looking for by clicking on the Catalog tab to enter your search, log in to see your account information, place books on hold or recommend books to friends - this must be done from a district computer. You can search for book from an off campus computer. 
 
 
 
DMS Series - Series that the DMS Library currently has. Organized alphabetically by series title. 

 

Library Lizards Website - check it out for book trailers, research help, cool websites, DMS series, and more!! 

 

How to Use a Dictionary

 

 

 

All About Those Books!!

 

KDL What's Next? - to search for the next book in a series. 

 

Fantastic Fiction - Find out which book is next in the series and other information on all fiction.

 

arbookfind.com - Find out if there is an Accelerated Reader quiz available for your book.

 

Share What You're Reading - share what you have read - or read what others have to say about a book

 

 What Should I Read Next?  or  Goodreads - suggestions on what to read next
 
 
Arkansas River Valley Library - check out the local library and what they have to offer - get your library card!! 

 

 

 

 

 

Help with Research 

Traveler DatabasesTraveler electronic databases sponsored by the Arkansas State Library helps you to find approved, reliable articles for research projects. 

>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Or You Can Use the Links Here!! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

 

Presentation on How to Use Databases

 

How to Create a Quality Presentation

 

Setting Up a Research Account in World Book - this is through the Traveler Databases

 

Easy Bib - use this to help you cite your sources

 

Dictionary - use this to look up those words you are not familiar with

 

 

Plagiarism Explained - Common Craft presentation explaining plagiarism

 

What is Plagiarism? - you can listen to this in English and in Spanish.  

 

Understanding Search Engines

                    Ways to Refine Your Searches

 

Mashburn 1

Mashburn 2

Mashburn 3

Mashburn 5

Mashburn 6

Mashburn 7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6th Grade Reading Dates

 

2nd Quarter

November 2
November 30
December 14
 
7th and 8th Grade Reading Dates

2nd Quarter

October 25
November 9
November 28
December 12

 

 

Resources

 

Newsela -  is an Instructional Content Platform that supercharges reading engagement and learning in every subject.

 

ThinkCerca - offers CCSS-aligned lessons that promote close reading and argumentative writing for Language Arts, Social Studies and Science classes

 

 

 

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Know Your Media Sources!! 
 
 
 
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To learn more about the Holocaust from reliable sources - check out the library databases!! 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
100 Word Challenge
 
 
 
 
Signing Up for Edublog - follow these instructions carefully
 
 
- to log in to the 100WC site - username: dmsstudents     password: Lizards1819