Welcome to the Media Center!

Welcome to the Whale Branch Elementary Media Center!
Go online! Check out eBooks from our BCSD Sora app.  Learn how from these instructions:
Sora Directions for Students
Sora Tutorial with Step-by-Step Screenshots
the books in Follett Destiny!   

  •  Click here for all BCSD schools libraries.  Choose Whale Branch Elementary or James J. Davis Early Learning Center.
  • After choosing your school, click on 'Catalog' on the top left of the screen. 
  • For the best experience, click on 'Destiny Discover' on the left sidebar to see book graphics and  categories

The Whale Branch Elementary media center is the go-to place for resources on any subject.  Check out these cool links for library learning  fun 24/7:

Words and reading:

Let’s Hear a Story!

  •  Our eLearning Student Activities page has read-alouds by our teachers as well as celebrity readers!
  • Book Trailers for Kids – Movies for Literacy  is a wonderful collection of online books on all sorts of topics . for all grade levels
  • Just Books Read Aloud  has online read-alouds for preschool through 8th grade.
  • Kids' choice is Storyline Online   - favorite books read with  humor and  enthusiasm by some of our best-loved celebrities.
  • Unit resources
    Find most anything at ALA Great Websites for Kids
  • Learn about sea turtles and other animals making the Lowcountry their habitat for our Animals and Their Habitats unit lessons
    Learn about SC state animals, plants and their habitats at www.studysc.org.  We even have a state fossil!