Looking Back @ Creating a Meaningful Library Orientation

The purpose of any library lesson is to support what is happening in the classroom, and for a library orientation it’s especially important to set the tone for the entire school year. Here’s my rationale for what I do…and DON’T do…for my first visit with new-to-the-school students. #NoSweatLibrary #library orientation #ELA #reading fiction #middleschool #studentengagement #readingpromotion Continue reading

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Looking @ How Simplifying Library Orientations Simplify Library Management

My simplified Library Orientation Lessons had a profound effect on how I manage my school library: scheduling, facility organization & arrangement, collection developments, library promotion, and even my own professional development. Read on to learn more… Continue reading

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