Looking @ Coordinating Collection, Curriculum, and Library Lessons

As school librarians, it’s our responsibility to develop a library collection that doesn’t rely on generic ‘balance,’ but one that supports our grade level curricula. More than that, we must also create Library Lessons that use those materials for meaningful classroom activities and worthwhile assessments. #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #librarycollection #librarylessons #socialstudies #ELA Continue reading

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Looking @ 5 Tips for Buying Non-fiction Books

Buying non-fiction books for the school library isn’t quite as easy as choosing fiction. Here are my 5 tips for wise spending while getting quality titles to meet student and curricular needs. #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #nonfictionbooks #collectiondevelopment Continue reading

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Looking @ My Guest Post – How School Librarians Help Teachers

The expertise of a School Librarian is like pieces of a puzzle that fit together to create a picture for student success: Experienced Teacher, Instructional Partner, Informational Specialist, Program Administrator, and School Leader. Here are 12 ways we can help teachers… #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #teachercollaboration Continue reading

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