After teaching students how to use the Destiny Library Catalog, you can use this as a follow up activity, as a review, an assessment, or as a center rotation activity. In my experience, students require a lot of practice reading and understanding the catalog results!
Download the FREE Elephant and Piggie drawing pages here: http://nellieedge.com/members/resources/elephant-piggie-drawing.pdf so children can learn to write and illustrate their own Elephant and Piggie books! These books are well loved-mentor texts. Follow link and scroll down on Narrative Writing to see the tote, "How to Write About Elephant and Piggie!" and children's samples.
This 'Genre Guide for the School Library' was created to support school librarians in the teaching of 'genres'. Students need to be introduced to the many kinds of literature and the best means for locating them in the school library. Classroom teachers may also find this useful in making connections between the classroom and the library media center. $