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Click here to access the Builta Resources Website

 

                    

Hours: 9:00 to 3:15

 

Mrs. De Farno, LMC Director    Mrs. Sorensen, LMC Assistant        

        

 

 

 Students are able to search for books from home by clicking on the link above.  The catalog can also be accessed through the Single Sign On page through Chromebooks or the Destiny Discover app on smart phones and tablets. 

 

Destiny Discover

1.       Go to App Store or Android Google Play

2.       Download Destiny Discover

3.       Set up the app by inputting the following Destiny web address https://destiny.ipsd.org

4.      Click on Builta

5.   Input user name and password (students have these in their assignment notebooks - DO NOT add @k12.ipsd.org)

Ebooks

Ebooks can be accessed through the Destiny Discover App or through Destiny on Chromebooks. 

 

Direct any questions to

Jill De Farno

jill_defarno@ipsd.org

630-226-4411

 

 Contact us: 630-226-4411

News

 
What's New in the LMC

 

It's been a busy summer in the LMC.  We have a cart full of new books, new makerspace materials, and new furniture.  Mrs. De Farno is excited to see all the Badgers again and have a great school year. 


Digital Citizenship
 
Digital citizenship is an important part of our online lives.  Below are a list of resources for students and families to check out and learn how to be positive digital citizens. 
 

https://sos.fbi.gov/

https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/topics/protecting-kids-online

http://http://pbskids.org/webonauts/about/

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/
 

Direct any questions to...      

Jill De Farno - LMC Director

jill_defarno@ipsd.org

 630-226-4411

 

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Policies

Check-out Policies

Kindergarten
2 books for 2 weeks
Grades 1-5
Unlimited number of books for 2 weeks
 
May be renewed for additional 2 weeks


Students may visit the LMC at any time with a pass from their teacher.
  
Lost or damaged books are subject to fines or replacement cost.

 

Reminder - please return any books that were checked out over summer break!






 

Birthday Book Club

Make a Lasting Gift to the LMC

   

Donating a book to the Builta LMC is a great way to celebrate your child’s birthday.  Thank you to everyone who has donated a book to the Builta LMC. It makes it possible for us to have the latest collection of children's favorites. To participate click on the link below to print the form.  We also have copies in the LMC if you would like to participate.
 
 
 
Our new collection has expanded this year due to birthday book club participants.  Thanks for adding to the LMC collection!
 

Reading Programs

 


Illinois Children's Choice awards
 
 

2019 Monarch Nominees 

Grades K-3

 

 2019 Bluestem Nominees 

 


Grades 3-5 


 
Students choose books to read from each list and vote for their favorite in February. The state winners are announced in March.  Click on the name of each program to see this year's list. 

 

Any student who reads at least 3 of the Bluestem nominees may vote to help choose the winner of the award.  Any student who reads at least 5 of the Bluestem nominees will get to participate in a lunch celebration with Mrs. De Farno. 

 

  Reading Incentive Programs

Book It!

Pizza Coupons from Pizza Hut

Six Flags Reading Program

Read 6 hours and receive ticket to Six Flags - details to be sent home in Jan. 2019

    Kane County Cougars Reading Program

Read 6 hours and receive a ticket to a Kane County Cougars game - details to be sent home in Jan. 2019

Student Resources

Student Resources
 
Electronic Books
  • To find Ebooks: Log on to Destiny with Destiny user name and password (in assignment notebook)
  • Narrow search to Electronic Book
  • Click Title button
  • Click Details

               

  • To Read online: Click on Read Online 
      When finished, click Close Book Icon  
 
  • To Check out online: Click on Check Out Online 
  • To read later:  Click on My Info 
  • To read now: Click Read Your Ebook Online Now                           
  • When finished: Click Close Book Icon
  • Then choose Click here to keep this title or
  • Click here to return this title early
                                    

World Book Online

              Student encyclopedia for in depth knowledge

 
             Online dictionary
 
             A database of children's magazine and newspaper articles
  
Tumble Books
            Online library of animated, talking picture books
 
               Online access to Google Apps for Education
 
Google Classroom 
               Online access to assignments and links
 For assistance with user names and passwords, contact Mrs. De Farno at 630-226-4411 or jill_defarno@ipsd.org
 

E Books

Enter student username and password - (same as Google but NO @k12.ipsd.org)  To read books on mobile devices, follow these steps beginning with downloading the free e reader app Destiny Discover.   Some of the books are available for download to read offline while others are for online use only. 

 

Destiny Discover Directions  

1. Go to App Store or Android GooglePlay

2. Search for and download Destiny Discover

3. Type in Builta Elementary

4. Enter student username and password - (same as Google but NO @k12.ipsd.org)

5. Tap log in

6. Search for the ebook you would like to read

    7. Click on open or checkout 


  Direct any questions to

Jill De Farno

jill_defarno@ipsd.org

630-226-4411


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