Book Talks for Elementary Kids - Lessons by Sandy
Book Talks are a powerful way to share new books with students and encourage them to try out different genres they may not have thought about before. While I have been doing book talks with my students for years, I wanted to bump it up a notch and not only have them begin to create... Read more
Children's Read Alike Display
Looking for your next great read? Check the children's room! Be sure to look out for our new read alike display, featuring familiar favorites! Head to our website for a printable PDF! #Display #Library #LibraryDisplay #ChildrensBooks #BulletinBoard #ReadersAdvisory
Secret Library Star Rewards: Behavior Management in the Library!
Use these handy certificates to reward students who exhibit excellent behavior in the library! They can be used as part of a larger behavior management program or as a stand-alone recognition of great behavior. There are 24 different certificates in two sets ("Library Star" and "Secret Library Star"...
Get Creative With Your Students on International Dot Day! • The Trapped Librarian
Do you celebrate International Dot Day in your elementary library or classroom? Check out these Dot Day activities from The Trapped Librarian! #thetrappedlibrarian #dotday
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
Elementary School Library Curriculum Map
PreK-5th-grade school library curriculum map. Includes lesson topics for August-May. Find corresponding August lessons at my store.- August Library Lessons Bundle PreK-5thSeptember/October lessons - ABCs of Library Terms Pre-K & Kinder- Library Procedures PreK-5th Bundle- PreK-2nd Library Book C...
10 Favorite Spooky Chapter Books for Middle Grade Readers
(by Kathie MacIsaac) Many kids love scary stories with ghosts and supernatural forces, but I also like a dark and emotional tale that tugs at my heartstrings.
26 Images That Prove Librarians Are the Funniest People Ever
Library bulletin listing last years top checkouts to give students ideas of what to read
Free Library Lesson Plans
Free library lessons for the busy elementary school librarian media specialist! Click the image to read the blog post with links to several sites with free, year-long library lessons, scope and sequence, and curriculum overviews. #LibraryLearners
Fun Ideas for Library Orientation - Mrs. ReaderPants
Ahh, the first day of school! Call me crazy, but I’ve always loved it! I will see my first classes in the library this Wednesday. We have a book fair coming Thursday, so we will be frantically setting up. I will see one class at a time for orientation, checkout, and book fair. It will …
Library Display: Colorful Paper Circles
Mich - paper circles on window ledge to block first foot of window - - And a whole book about mod podge!?! ,