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    Feel free to browse the Thorpe Library Collection! Try new Destiny Quest to put books on hold, see what's new or what's most popular right now in our library. 
    To log into Destiny Quest:
    User Name: Student ID #
    Password: Birthdate _ _ / _ _ / _ _ _ _
    Storyline Online features celebrated actors including Viola Davis, Kristen Bell, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Wanda Sykes, Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones, Betty White and more reading children’s books to inspire a love of reading in millions of children worldwide.
    Tumble Book Library is an online collection of animated,
    talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.
    To access Tumble Books please email caroline.rausch@sausd.us for the user name & password.
    ST Math (JiJi)
    To access ST Math students need a computer with internet access.

    1. Go to stmath.com. Click on JiJi.
    2. Click on the Homework button.
    3. Enter your ST Math password.
    4. Enter your school name and press Enter.
    5. Begin playing assigned homework or click the green objectives button at the bottom to play objectives that have been completed.

    Tip: If there is no Homework assigned, access previously played content by clicking on the green cones.

    **After playing, the student should always use the back-arrow button on the bottom-left of the screen to exit the program and ensure that progress is saved.**
    Renaissance Learning
    It has come to our attention that allowing students to access Accelerated Reader from home violates our User Agreement with Renaissance Learning, the company that produces AR. Because we must follow these guidelines, AR will now only be accessible from computers located on the Thorpe campus.
    Renaissance Place Home Connect
    Students & parents can view their daily progress in reading at any time simply by accessing Home Connect from any computer with Internet Access. You may specify up to six email addresses of parents, guardians or relatives to receive updates of student progress via email. Please note you must have Adobe Flash Player ,version 9.0 or later, and Adobe Reader ,version 5.0 or later, in order to view Home Connect.
    Click here to see if a book has an Accelerated Reader test and the level & points.
    Want to know which book comes next in a favorite juvenile book series? Here you can search by series title or author and book title or author.
    Britannica Online makes available a multitude of resources for students doing research--all with one easy search!
    Britannica databases can be accessed without passwords on any district network. To access off network, see the Database Login Guide (must use sausdlearns Google account to access this document).
    Click the icon below to access the database:
    Britannica School 
    Thousands of up-to-date, curated, and curriculum-relevant articles, images, videos, audio clips, primary sources, maps, research tools, recommended Web sites, and three separate databases.
    Britannica Escolar
    Spanish-Language resource for nativespeakers, bilingual students, and students learning Spanish.
    Britannica Image Quest
    Millions of rights-cleared images from one trusted site.
    Britannica Original Sources
    Hundreds of thousands of primary source documents in history, literature, science, law, politics, religion, and more.


    All Proquest databases can be accessed without passwords on any district network.

    To access off network, see the Database Login Guide (must use sausdlearns Google account to access this document). 

    More information on all the Proquest databases can be found in Proquest’s LibGuide: https://proquest.libguides.com/californiak12forstudents 

    Click the icon below to access the database:

    (Grades 3-12)

    Culture Grams

    Concise cultural information on countries around the world.

    (Grades 3-9)

    SIRIS Discoverer

    Selected content for novice researchers, especially elementary and middle school students and educators.

    The Santa Ana Public Library serves the needs of Santa Ana residents first and foremost. This library emphasizes services to children and their families.

    The California Young Reader Medal program encourages recreational reading of popular literature among the young people of our state. Since its inception in 1974, millions of California children have nominated, read, and voted for the winners of the California Young Reader Medal.

Last Modified on March 8, 2019