Library Catalog Practice for K - 5

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Are you looking for a systematic approach to help your elementary aged students learn to use the Library Catalog? Teach search and location skills to your Kindergarten – 5th grade students with these differentiated lessons and activities. Use this unit with the Destiny Library Catalog or any other library catalog system. NOW INCLUDES PAGES FOR DESTINY DISCOVER & DIGITAL VERSIONS OF STUDENT PAGES!

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I created this unit for use with Follett's Destiny version 15.0

Students will learn to conduct 5 types of library catalog searches:

  • Subject
  • Series
  • Title
  • Author
  • Keyword

Included in this time saving product:

  • Teacher's Guide with Standards Alignment
  • Step-by-step instructions for setting up your Visual Search
  • Lesson Ideas for each grade, K-5
  • Student guides for logging into Destiny and for putting a book on hold
  • "How to Place Holds & Make a WANT TO READ list" video tutorial and reference page for Destiny Discover
  • 10 activity pages for grades 3 – 5
  • 10 student pages for Destiny Discover
  • 10 student pages without the Destiny label - use with any system!
  • Answer keys/example pages
  • PowerPoint of all student pages to upload to Google Classroom or Microsoft Teams for distance learning & digital learning
  • Editable PowerPoint file of title/author/series activity pages


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