Bain Middle School Students- Even though you are unable to visit our school library at this time, there are still many ways for you to keep reading. There are a variety of resources available for you to read or listen to books online. Scroll down and look at the exciting options!
Click the icon above and scroll down to the ebook banner to check out the ebooks available through the library catalog (RICAT). You'll need your user name (CRAlunchnumber) and password (lunchnumber).
Well-known children's stories translated into Spanish and spoken by a native Spanish speaker. Great for kids... and adults too! Read along in Spanish or English.
Easy ebooks that can be translated to variety of languages. Click on the pen to change the narration language.
Click the Read Books button.
Click the type of book and language.
Click the icon below to see what e-books the Cranston Public Library has available for you! (You'll need your library card number to borrow/read books this way. You can apply for a library card online here. eZone will suggest you download the Overdrive App, but I think the Libby app works better.)
You can also get audio books! Great for the family and reading on the go!
Here is a link to many ebooks about the Corona virus for younger kids in multiple languages. Great to share with families! Thanks to the NYC School Library System for making these available.
All students at Bain have access to MyON through Clever.com. Books can be read on any computer. Log in and try it out!
First Book offers thousands of free ebooks geared specifically for middle school readers! The selection is large and easy to browse since it organized by genre. Email Mrs. Grabbert for your unique access code and PIN (email@example.com).
YOU CANNOT LOG IN THROUGH CLEVER! Make sure you contact Mrs. Grabbert for your access code and PIN (see above).
How to download the App:
1. Go to the App Store on your device (Apple or Android).
2. Search for “Open eBooks” and follow the instructions to download.
3. Open the app.
4. Agree to any terms and conditions.
5. Enter your code and PIN combination when prompted.
6. Browse the catalog of books available.
7. Download eBooks of interest to you and enjoy reading!
8. You can download 10 eBooks at a time. Each eBook will be available for 56 days before it must be renewed.
That’s it! Enjoy!
Many thanks to Mrs. Evje, Mrs. Steward and Mrs. Rose of the Cranston Public Schools Library Media Department for creating some of the icons and boxes used in this Guide.