• DISCOVERY DEN POLICIES AND PROCEDURES

    Empowering ALL Students to be Enthusiastic Readers, Fearless Innovators, Critical Thinkers, Skillful Researchers and Responsible Users of Information. 

    HOURS

    • Mon. - Thurs. 7:45 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
    • Fri. (or last day of short weeks) 7:45 a.m. – 3:25 p.m.

    BEHAVIOR EXPECTATIONS

    • Students WILL Sign In and Out at Circ Desk (when not accompanied by teacher).
    • Students WILL stay On Task.
    • Students WILL Wait Patiently.
    • Students WILL be Respectful.
    • Students MAY bring Water (in clear bottles) to the Den.
    • Students WILL keep Cell Phones turned off and in lockers.

    Students who choose NOT to follow Behavior Expectations may lose Discovery Den privileges.

    CIRCULATION PERIODS

    • Regular Collection - 2 weeks with a renewal option.

    PRINTER/SCANNER

    • Please ask before printing, scanning, or making copies.

    LOGGING INTO SERVER - GOOGLEDOCS - NOODLETOOLS - DESTINY

    • Username = first initial of first name and full last name (Bob Smith = bsmith).
    • Password = a strong password contains at least 8 characters, with at least one uppercase and one lowercase letter and symbols or numbers. 
    • DESTINY: Students will use their lunch number as their password.

    OVERDUE MATERIALS

    • Overdue Notices are emailed to home base teachers every Tuesday.
    • Students with overdue books or fines should NOT check out additional materials until issues are resolved.
    • Students should stamp due dates on bookmarks provided at self-checkout stations.
    • It is the STUDENT’S responsibility (NOT the teacher’s) to return/renew books on time.

    DAMAGED/LOST MATERIALS

    • Fines WILL be assessed for damaged materials.
    • Replacement costs will be assessed for lost materials.
    • Money paid for lost materials may be returned if the item is returned (in good condition) before a new copy has been purchased.                                            

    Thanks for making our Discovery Den safe, productive and inviting for all!