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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

Marketing Essentials

Library Lessons: Oct 27-31, 2014 - note-taking, CER, book talks/trailers!

Week 9 = Halloween.  Phew!

Kindergarten:  The final week of spotlighting author/illustrator Arthur Howard.

2nd grade:  As last week’s planned lesson never came to fruition, out it came this week.   282 more words

Picture Books

Quantitative Methods and Statistics

What skill do almost all PhD programs require their students to have? Did you guess quantitative research skills? If you didn’t, you have clearly never read the admissions requirements for a PhD program. 114 more words

Research Skills