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 @ Reading Logs & the School Librarian

Reading Logs can discourage students or they can be valuable enhancements for reading promotion. A perceptive School Librarian can develop reading promotion tools to make a School Library Reading Program preferred by teachers and enjoyed by students. #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #reading #readinglogs #ELA #socialstudies Continue reading

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