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Media Center

  • Media Center

Mrs. Ruby - Media Specialist
Hours:  8:15 AM to 3:00 PM
Ph:  (919) 387-4465 Ext. 25681
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  •  April is National School Library Month

    Something for everyone!

    Theme:  “Because School Libraries Empower Students”



    Mrs. Ruby's Reading Blog on the Destiny homepage!


    School Library Month – Check out a book!


    Bookmark Challenge-   “Because School Libraries Empower Students”


    If you could meet any character from a book, who would you choose & why!


    Ask how to become a library superhero!

    10 –OVERDUES

    Rewards for Returns!  Return books that are more than one month overdue.  Tr. 1, 2, 3

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    Create a rap about the library or a book!

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    Create a poem about the library or a book!

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    Create a spine poem using book titles!

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    Thank your librarian!


    Donate a book to the library!


    Share what you think about the library!


    Who’s Behind the Book contest!


    Make a comic strip about the library or a book!


    Create a bulletin board design!

    24 – OVERDUES

    Rewards for Returns!  Return books that are more than one month overdue! - Tr. 4


    Participate in Scavenger Hunt!


    Get a book recommendation from Mrs. Ruby!


    Get a new Battle of the Books list for 2017=-18!


    Recommend a book to Mrs. Ruby!

    Welcome to LRMS Media Center

     LRMS Tools

    Lufkin Library Catalog - Destiny

    • Home page - Links to online resources
    • Library Search - Find books in the LRMS collection
    • Destiny Quest - Quest is a form of social networking. Students can share what they have read, are reading, and want to read. Allows them to share reviews, comments, and recommendations.
    • Universal Search - Results include library materials and websites with works cited entries.
    • WebPath Express - Results include library materials and websites.


    • Use NoodleTools throughout a research project to track your sources, take notes, create outlines, collaborate with classmates, and format and print your bibliography.  See Mrs. Ruby for login information.

    Battle of the Books Club

    • The Battle of the Books Club is for students who like to read but LOVE competition.  Students read books from the North Carolina School Library Media Association list which is published for each school year.  The LRMS students prepare for the county compeititon held in late February.  If you are interested in Battle of the Books, see Mrs. Ruby and tell her "BOB sent me!"

    Mrs. Ruby Reads Blog

    • Do you need a book recommendation?  Follow Mrs. Ruby's blog and check out a good book!

    Lexile Levels

    • Find the right book for your Lexile level.

    Wake County Public Library

    News & Observer

    WRAL News

    Gr. 6 Fake News Lesson Links:

    Photo of Mutant Daisies

    Tree Octopus

    All About Explorers