Our digital library of eBooks and eAudiobooks are in Destiny Discover. Search our catalog and check out using your GCS Destiny account (same as Renaissance login). Browse for digital books in the other digital libraries available to ensure you always have a book or an article to read. Reading 20 minutes a day will keep your reading skills sharp if you are an advanced reader. Reading 20 minutes a day will build your vocabulary and reading comprehension if you are a beginning or intermediate reader. Students using Google Classroom should go to Media Lib Classroom to view all our virtual library displays, participate in optional enrichments, and find information about GCS's resources and reading program. In 2021-2022, GCS is Rockin' Reading in Crocs! Join us and happy reading!
Visit FL DOE's Just Take 20 for Families to discover the importance of a child reading 20 minutes every day. Read anything--a book, magazine, cereal box, signs--It's about exposure to words!
Destiny Discover is our online catalog where our patrons can browse our print and digital resources. We have eBooks, audiobooks, Collections (curated resources by theme for quick access), and learning links. Destiny Discover is accessible via mobile devices or a computer with Internet access, and the school issued iPads have apps for accessing Destiny Discover to read our digital materials. Patrons must login to their Destiny account to access our collections. Visit Mrs. Rice's Google Classroom, Learning Commons, or her library blog, Reader's Corner, for tutorials to use Destiny and it's features, read library news, and lots more! If you need help with your account login, contact Mrs. Rice below.
June and July is summer reading time. Click on our Summer Virtual Learning Commons slide above or here for information about GCS's Summer Reading program and where to find books.
GCS students can access our Learning Commons' digital collection 24/7 via Destiny Discover. Students need to login to their Destiny account to check out an eBook or audiobook. We encourage our families to read daily together to learn something new, go somewhere fun that only a story can take you, fall in love with reading, and come together as a family every day. Happy reading!
Click on icon to visit the site.
Use your Destiny student login (same as Renaissance). For grades PK-8 digital use only. Grades 1-8 can borrow print materials.
For grades 3-8.
Find an article to read and take the quiz.
Jr. (Gr. PK-2)
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