Get a shelf-marker. Use the shelf-marker when looking at books to save the spot of a book pulled off the shelf. This will help you put the book back in its proper place.
Find a "good fit" book.
Is it interesting?
Can I read it? (Check for the language used to write the story)
I can read a book using the pictures, the words, or the words and pictures together.
Do I like the pictures?
Does it contain information that will be useful to me if I need it for a project?
Go to the Circulation Desk to check out your books.
Sit down and read silently until your teacher is ready to leave.
- Click in the top search box
- Type your number (ID#) and hit enter
- Scan the DISD barcode (long barcode on the side of the back cover) for each book
- Get a bookmark