Samuels Elementary School

Destiny Discover Library Catalog

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Sora (OverDrive)

Sora hosts the central DPS collection of ebooks & audiobooks for all grade levels. There are over 30,000 titles in the main collection and languages include English, Spanish, Arabic, Russian and Chinese.

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Tumble Book Library

The Tumble Book Library is a collection of fiction and nonfiction ebooks and audiobooks for elementary students in English, French and Spanish. Also includes short videos from National Geographic, songs with books, puzzles, games, and story read-aloud.

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Unite for Literacy

Unite for Literacy offers a collection of English and Spanish nonfiction picture books that support beginning readers of all ages. Features include predictable, rhythmic language; images with clear, familiar subjects; text narration in 43 languages; and text that ranges from one word up to a few sentences per page.

African Storybook

The African Storybook (ASb) is a literacy initiative that provides openly licensed picture storybooks for early reading in the languages of Africa. This free online resource includes 1164 storybooks in 185 languages.


Grades K-2
PebbleGo is a research database that helps K-2 students learn foundational research skills and includes critical early-reader supports like audio voice-overs and text highlighting.

Britannica Fundamentals

Grades ECE-2
Designed specifically for young learners, this database provides an interactive atlas, learning games, engaging audio and video, effective vocabulary builders, as well as concepts such as geography, time, shapes, and numbers.

Gale in Context: Elementary

Grades K-5
Gale In Context: Elementary delivers trusted, age-appropriate digital content. Through newspaper and magazine articles, videos, images, and graphics, elementary students can learn about everything from animals and outer space to famous artists and favorite athletes through this visual and intuitive database.

Britannica School: Elementary

Grades K-5
Up-to-date, curated, and curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, and recommended Web sites.

Proquest CultureGrams

Grades 3-12
Articles and multimedia about countries and culture, American states and Canadian provinces. Experience the cultures of 190 countries and territories in reports that include maps, statistics, a glossary, and in-depth information.

Britannica Escolar

Grades K-12 (Spanish/Español)
Britannica Escolar hace posible que los estudiantes completen sus trabajos escolares usando los más de 15.500 artículos de las enciclopedias y 15.000 recursos multimedia que incluyen imágenes, videos, audio y mapas detallados.

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Discovery Education

Grades K-12
Discovery Education offers a breadth and depth of digital media content that is immersive, engaging and brings the world into the classroom to give every student a chance to experience fascinating people, places, and events. All content is aligned to state standards, can be aligned to custom curriculum, and supports classroom instruction regardless of the technology platform.

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