• 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. Tues. Thurs. 8:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
    • Wed. 8:10 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
    • Fri. (or last day of short weeks) 8:00 a.m. – 3:25 p.m.

    BEHAVIOR EXPECTATIONS

    • Students WILL Check-In at the circulation desk (when coming in on their own from home base or from class).
    • Students WILL stay On Task (when working independently).
    • Students WILL Wait Patiently (when needing assistance).
    • Students WILL show Respect for each other and for Den resources.
    • Students MAY bring Water in clear bottles to the Den, but not other beverages or food.

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

    CIRCULATION PERIODS

    • Regular Collection - 2 weeks with a renewal option.

    COMPUTERS, LASER PRINTER/SCANNER

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

    LOGGING IN TO PLACE HOLDS - SERVER - GOOGLEDOCS - NOODLETOOLS

    • 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. (Students will use their lunch number as their password to check out books.)

    OVERDUE MATERIALS

    • Overdue Notices are emailed to home base teachers every Tuesday.
    • Students with overdue books or fines will be unable to check out additional materials until issues are resolved.                                                        All books are stamped in the back inside covers with due dates.
    • 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!