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Conference Report: New Work in Modernist Studies

Last Saturday was a major milestone of my first term as a DPhil: the New Work in Modernist Studies conference, run by the British Association for Modernist Studies ( 377 more words

Library Lessons Dec 1-5, 2014: NW myths, Peter Brown, WCCPBA nonfiction

Week 14!  Two more weeks until Winter Break!

A shorter week for me.  J-girl had no school on Thursday (conferences); therefore, I took the day and was off with her. 327 more words

Picture Books

Can you trust it?

Year 9 came into the Library today for a session on trusting sources when researching.

I began with a video of a clam eating salt from a table. 282 more words

Library Lessons: Nov 19-21, 2014 - Jon Klassen, summary writing, planting pumpkins!

Week 11!

Short, 3-day week for students, the book fair was delivered and set up, and I was observed by an instructional mentor / mentee pair from the district.   254 more words

School Library Lessons

Teaching Students How to Verify and Evaluate Information

Research skills, herein defined as the students’ ability to access, verify, evaluate, and use information, constitute one of the most important 21st century skills that students must acquire in order to survive in the information age. 1,247 more words


Library Lessons: Nov 3-7 2017 - Jon Klassen, WCCPBA, note-taking

Week 10!

Kindergarten:  New author/illustrator study – Jon Klassen…who is one of my new favorites.  Even better, kids love his book.  Best, though, is all the thinking that his stories and illustrations encourage.   393 more words

Picture Books


LEADERSHIP ROLES: “Each” student shall write a 200+ word essay
(Answering all five questions within one essay):

Describe the full extent of your personal role in this project? 244 more words

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