Looking Back @ 3 Ways to Use Quotes in the School Library

A great quote can prompt student questioning and creative thinking in ways that a mere statement, or even a good question, cannot. School Librarians can use quotes as teasers to arouse interest in reading, to enhance concepts during Library Lessons, and as promotional displays to advocate for the School Library. Continue reading

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Looking Back @ 3 (more) Strategies for a New School Librarian

A month ago I offered 3 Strategies for a First-Time School Librarian: learn everything, listen to everyone, and leave things as they are. Today I want to share 3 more strategies for a New School Librarian that focus specifically on Library Lessons: use my Library Lesson Planner Template, partner with the local Public Library’s Youth Services Librarian, and follow some simple Classroom Management Tips to handle your much larger learning space (and often much larger groups of students!). Continue reading

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