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Alabama Virtual Library

The Alabama Virtual Library provides all students, teachers, and citizens of the State of Alabama with online access to essential library and information resources. It is primarily a group of online databases that have magazine, journal, and newspaper articles for research. Through the AVL, an equitable core of information sources is available to every student and citizen in Alabama, raising the level of excellence in schools and communities across the state.

If you enjoy the benefits that AVL brings to your school, college, library or home, please take a few minutes to thank your local legislators for providing this resource for the State of Alabama.

 Arbordale eBooks

Your children or grandchildren will think they are playing but they are really learning. 140 fun-to-read picture books that subtly introduce science & math concepts. When your children get excited about learning more, each book has activities in the back so you can answer their questions and help them learn more about the underlying subject. 

· 140 dual-language, STEM themed picture books on the Fun eReader®

· Read-aloud in both English and Spanish with word highlighting and audio speed control

· For Creative Minds educational section in the back of each book

· Online Resources for each title: 20-40 pg Teaching Activities / 3 Interactive Quizzes

Access Options:

1. School Website Access:

2. Arbordale Portal:

3. Access Link:

4. Apps:
Book It Program

BOOK IT! is a free program designed to encourage students in grades K–6 to read more by earning a Reading Award Certificate for a free, one-topping Personal Pan Pizza® from Pizza Hut. 
AR Book Finder
AR Booker Finder

Searching for books with a corresponding Renaissance Accelerated Reader 360® quiz is easy with AR BookFinder. Students, teachers, parents, and librarians can search in English or Spanish using criteria such as ATOS book level or a Lexile™ measure, interest level, title, author, fiction/nonfiction, subject, award-winners, state lists, CCSS Exemplars, and more.
Accelerated Reader Home Connect
Accelerated Reader Home Connect

Home Connect is an internet site where parents can access their child's AR progress. 

(Students are not allowed to test at home, only at school.)  

 In order to log in to the site you will need to have your child tell you their AR username and password. An option is available for parents to receive an email each time their child takes an AR test at school. Look for "email setup" at the right-hand upper corner. 
Montgomery Public Schools
MPS District

Check out what is happening in our district. Visit our district website. 
Highland Avenue School Site
Our School Web Page

Visit our home page to view other great things happening at Highland Avenue Elementary School.  has more than 100 sources, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, and thesauruses with facts, definitions, biographies, synonyms, pronunciation keys, word origins, and abbreviations.

World's leading digital dictionary. It provides millions of English definitions, spellings, audio pronunciations, example sentences, and word origins


Provide a reading lists for all student reading levels and interests 

School Library Journal

Previews of upcoming title; access to reviews of books, audiobooks, DVDs, and other media

Information Literacy Standards K-12
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