May 4 Update:
Scholastic is currently providing FREE access to Bookflix. Bookflix is a catalog of online story videos. You will need a username and password that cannot be posted. I have emailed the username and password to all Ponder Elementary students with an update about new eBooks and Bookflix. Access here: Bookflix
Please contact me with any questions!
-Mrs. Brockett firstname.lastname@example.org
April 23 Update:
Over 150 new eBooks were added to our Destiny Catalog today! Be sure to log-in to Destiny to be able to browse new titles. Also, not all are showing up in the browse feature right away, but just search what you are interested in to see if we have that book/series/author in eBook format!
New titles/authors/series include:
Two Dogs in a Trenchcoat series
Big Nate series
I Survived series
Andy Griffith's Treehouse books
....and many more--Check them out!
April 15th Update:
Six Flags Read to Succeed DEADLINE is Friday, April 17th! If you have not already logged your hours, it is not too late to do so. If you did not already register online when information was sent home in December, you still have time!
Follow these instructions:
- Register child at sixflags.com/books using code RHQ6J
- By April 17, complete the online reading log for your child.
- Six Flags will email parents their Six Flags Over Texas ticket directly in May.
If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Brockett at email@example.com
Hello Ponder Elementary Friends,
Ms. Dean and I hope you are all doing well and we want you to know we miss you very much! During our temporary school closure, please use these Ponder ISD library resources to read and learn:
Destiny Discover ebooks -- remember your regular username is both your username and password for Destiny Discover. Also remember, you must be logged in to check-out ebooks and audiobooks. Be sure and scroll down to browse our ebook collection. More ebooks will be added soon! Destiny Discover - Ponder Elementary
TexQuest Databases can be found on the Ponder ISD homepage under For Students > Research Resources > TexQuest -- remember when you are away from school and need to log in to TexQuest, you choose Ponder ISD from the drop-down menu and enter our school password. If you have forgotten the password, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will send it to you.
Read Alouds found at Mrs. Brockett Reads -- I have posted some video read-alouds for you to enjoy while you are learning at home. I will be posting new titles weekly. You will need a username and password to access the read-alouds. The username is ponder. The password is the same as our password for TexQuest. If you have forgotten the password, email me at email@example.com and I will send it to you.
Take care of yourselves and keep reading!