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-Picture Book Month
-Nov. 4: Georgia Picture Book Reading Bowl (Elementary school)
-Nov. 9th Picture Day retakes
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Clayton Proud Magazine

 Clayton County Public School District is excited to introduce and share it's new magazine, Clayton Proud Magazine
. Click below to read the latest edition.

Clayton Proud 2nd Issue

Welcome to the Media Center at Pointe South Middle School!

Media Center panoramic

Clayton Reads in every Season
         
                                                                          "A book a day-
                                                                                                                   the Clayton way!"

Vision Statement

The vision of Clayton County Public Schools is to be a district of excellence preparing ALL students to live and compete successfully in a global society.

         Mission Statement


The mission of Clayton County Public Schools is to be accountable to all stakeholders for providing a globally competitive education that empowers students to achieve academic and personal goals and to become college and career ready, productive, responsible citizens.

Pointe South Middle School has decided to participate in the Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl this year!  If you would like to join in as a competitor please see Mrs. McKeever in the media center. Let's go, Vikings!
Capstone has been providing schools with quality and engaging content for over 20 years. We are excited to announce that Georgia Schools will have FREE ACCESS to our digital products this summer to help minimize the summer slide!

PebbleGo K-2 Database: Build research, literacy and basic computer skills with a safe database specifically designed for early learners.

www.PebbleGo.com   username: summer17     password: reads

 

PebbleGo Next 3-5 Database: Upper elementary learners can safely get a more in depth look at topics relating to their school curriculum.

www.PebbleGoNext.com    username: summer17   password: reads

 

Capstone Interactive eBooks: Access over 5,000 nonfiction and fiction eBooks to continue building fluency, pronunciation and a love for reading.

www.MyCapstoneLibrary.com    username: gasummer17    password: reads



Remember there are online books that may be read on your own time.  Try these apps and software: myOn, Open eBooks, and Destiny.

myOn button
https://clever.com/in/clayton
This software will allow you to check out books and features handy tools like highlighting, notes, dictionary, and read aloud capabilities. This software also can show students their lexile growth.
Students
Username: ID number
Password: Birthday with "/"
(ex. 6/5/2008, no extra zeros)
Teachers
Username: ID number
Password is default upon initial set up


Open eBooks

Get access to HUNDREDS of titles that allow you to check out up to 10 books for you and your family with a 56 day maximum allowance per check out. First download the app on an iOS 7.0 or later, or an equivalent android. In addition, to use the app you will need an access code + pin. Stop by the library to get yours.


Destiny Discover button
Destinydiscover.com
This software not only has books to read and put on hold, but it also has a great
search engine, to Brittannica and Maps 101. Check it out.
                                                      Username: 0 + student ID number (ex. 00654321)
Password: ccps1234
Go to: Collections, eBooks



Read every day for at least 30 minutes!

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