An Amazon Listing Cumulative Novel Project! - Teaching with a Mountain View
It's no secret that I love a good cumulative novel project as an assessment. I usually spend the entire novel brainstorming how we can sum it up! Sometimes the projects are a miss (you don't get to read about those!) but sometimes they are great successes. Like the character project we completed for Rules or ... Read more
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Picture Books About Habitats and Ecosystems | Imagination Soup
If you're studying ecosystems and habitats, these picture books can help! But, first let's clarify the difference between ecosystem and habitat.
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Parts of a Book - Lessons by Sandy
Making a book to talk about the parts of a book! Whew! I always forget how quickly the first part of the school year goes, and we sure have been BUSY! September has been filled with teaching and/or reviewing with students on how to check their own books in/out on the computer, how... Read more
Celebrate Libraries 10 Picture Book Activity BUNDLE - NO PREP - 74 ACTIVITIES
School and public librarians - this bundle is for you! Celebrate and share your love for libraries and reading with this 10 Picture Book Activity Pack Bundle. I have chosen 10 of my favorite tried and true read aloud picture books that have been tried and tested on my own students in my elementary s...
Free K-5 Library Lessons for Distance Learning
Hi librarian friends! It has been a week since all schools in my state were shut down indefinitely and I still have a hard time believing that we may not be back for the rest of this school year. We are all still in shock about this pandemic and scrambling to figure out how to […]
Plagiarism! Plagiarism!: 25 Fun Games and Activities to Teach Documenting and Sourcing Skills to Students
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Can Your Students Spot Fake News? Here are 72 Links to Help
It's all around us. It's permeated Facebook, Twitter, all social media and the Internet. Yet I have seen adults fall for these hoaxes all the time. It's been hard for me to not say anything when I see these stories repeated and shared daily. Many times I have just referenced snopes.com. Yet people fall for this all the time. What about our students? Are they able to adequately evaluate what they are seeing? As I've mentioned before, when I left my school district after my budget dwindled to…
End of Year Rewind, Top 5 Projects, & Some Giveaways! - Around the Kampfire
The end of the year is always such a whirlwind! Here’s a little rewind of some of the things we did in my classroom during those last weeks of school…. We talked a lot about the goals we set at the beginning of the year and reflected on our accomplishments! As we looked back over the […]
Destiny Library Catalog Introduction and Review
Introduce and review how to use the Destiny library catalog with these worksheets and task cards. 3 worksheets one to introduce students to the library catalog one that reviews keyword and subject searches a review/assessment worksheet There is also a page of Destiny call slips. Students can use these to write down the books they are interested in. There are 18 task cards/practice cards. I have included a b/w version and a color version. These can be used in a number of ways. What I…
Elementary Library Curriculum Map - FREE
Elementary library curriculum map or scope and sequence for school librarians grades K-5. This is a broad overview of the different skills I have taught to my students over the years. It is broken down monthly by grade level. It does not have standards or include details about the individual lessons I teach. This free download can be used as a starting point as you begin to plan your own library curriculum. © Copyright Staying Cool in the Library, LLC. All rights reserved by the author. This…
Library Skills Activities for Google Slides - BUNDLE
Review library skills with your K-5 students with this paperless resource. Students will work directly in Google Slides or Microsoft OneDrive to complete the activities. This is a fun, interactive way for students to practice different library skills. #tptdigitalEach resource includes: ⇒ Teacher dir...