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Welcome to the PES Virtual Library!

Please check Back – Virtual Library under construction!
Please utilize the resources below to support your distance learning.  When possible, information about the source and a “How To Access” video has been posted.  Happy Reading!

eBook resources

click the button below the description to be redirected to the resource website.  During this time of distance learning only, some password information may be displayed on this website. Videos for how to access resources are below the buttons.

MackinVia – eBooks that are part of the PES Media Collection.  Availability:  Ongoing

Username: S Number

Password:  same as computer password

Tumble Book Library – eBook collection with both read aloud and read alone features. Available until August 31, 2020

Username: tumble735

Password:  books

My Capstone Library – Fully Interactive ebooks – includes read aloud and Spanish language titles.  Also includes Pebble Go/Pebble Go Next.  Availability:  until 4/15 or while building remains closed

Username:  linkearth

Password:  lovetoread

Scholastic Learn at Home – Separated by grade; daily eBooks, reading quests, magazine articles, and virtual field trips – includes BookFlix and TrueFlix books.  Updated Weekly, available while building remains closed. 

No login required.

Follett Lightbox Collection- Interactive, immersive eBooks with accompanying videos/quizzes/activities/maps, and more!  Available until June 30, 2020

Click the button below.  In the location box it says “Any Location” – DO NOT change.  In the School Box, enter “Follett eLearning, McHenry, Il” and click Go.  Login in upper right corner using:

Username:  guest

Password: follett

World Book Online – Interactive suite of research tools.  Includes encyclopedia articles, e-books, student activities, educational games, and videos.

Username:  palencia

Password:  pirates

Online Reference Resources

Tech Talk – Collection of videos and articles of “how to” for all things technology.

Username:  sjcsd

Password:  sjcsd

TeachingBooks.net – Articles, Information, Author Videos for over 170,000 books.  

Username: stjohns

Password: stjohns