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Zombies Invade the Library | American Libraries Magazine

Zombies Invade the Library | American Libraries Magazine | Ali's PYP library | Scoop.it

Disaster preparedness....

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Picture Book Plays - Presented by Julia Donaldson

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Welcome to PictureBookPlays, presented by Julia Donaldson the interactive website designed to help you act out picture-book stories, either as a classroom activity or as a performance to an audience (or both!


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Vol 24 No 2 (2012): A junior school science unit on the solar system: Learning to think like a scientist (HTML)

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Lesson Plans « Teaching (and Learning) with Google Earth

Examines what Google Earth is, provides resources for learning how to use Google Earth, discusses Google Earth & relevance/utility in the classroom, points to wasy to get started, and introduces Keyhole Markup Language (KML), a standard format for storing and distributing geographic data.


Via Kathleen Cercone, Petra Pollum
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How To Make Students Better Online Researchers

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Getting kids to really focus on what exactly they are searching for, and then be able to further distill idea into a few key specific search terms is a skill that we must teach students, and we have to do it over and over again. We never question the vital importance of teaching literacy. An ever more important one that ALL teachers need to be aware of is digital literacy.
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TrueTube

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This site offers videos on a range of PSHE, citizenship, RE, the environment and other topics. It a great set of resources for introducing difficult subjects to your class.


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STEM Mom: What Inquiry is NOT

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RT @surreallyno: What Inquiry Is NOT http://t.co/X7DvAHAy Good article and poster.


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Everday inquiry and inquiry learning | inquiry learning & information ...

Everday inquiry and inquiry learning | inquiry learning & information ... | Ali's PYP library | Scoop.it

Indeed, a teacher-librarian I interviewed recently called it 'an approach to life' (Lupton manuscript). Thus, inquiry learning as a pedagogy and curriculum design involves:

1) questioning frameworks

2) information literacy / information seeking processes

3) an action research cycle


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PYP @ the Library

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A website providing links, resources and information designed to assist PYP library professionals as they support and enhance the IBO Primary Years Programme in their schools.

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St Andrews Lutheran college PYP Library ICT wiki

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St Andrews Lutheran college PYP Library ICT wiki


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How to Teach Digital Citizenship in 1st Grade

How to Teach Digital Citizenship in 1st Grade | Ali's PYP library | Scoop.it

Understanding how to use the internet has become a cornerstone issue for students. No longer do they complete their research on projects solely in the library.


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Key Concepts in the curriculum

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One of the five essential elements of the PYP curriculum is conceptual understanding. Rather than focusing on learning and remembering a range of content knowledge, we aim to use the knowledge we c...
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Styling Librarian: Technology Update September 2012

Styling Librarian: Technology Update September 2012 | Ali's PYP library | Scoop.it
Technology Sharing for the Month: Where are you online lately? Need some inspiration? Here’s where I get inspired: Twitter: @stylinlibrarian #tlchat – did you participate in this first ...
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One Ocean: The Nature of Things with David Suzuki: CBC-TV

One Ocean: The Nature of Things with David Suzuki: CBC-TV | Ali's PYP library | Scoop.it

Enter the ocean and experience it in a very personal way. Explore the past, present and future of the world's oceans and our race against the clock to save them.


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Online Art Games - LiveBinder

Online Art Games - LiveBinder | Ali's PYP library | Scoop.it

This binder contains lots of interactive art games for kids!


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Ashok Rathod's comment, December 29, 2012 12:58 PM
Play Online Games FREEEEE... http://www.gaminghunks.com/
Terry Doherty's curator insight, February 15, 2014 8:03 PM

Interesting idea that art is an "interactive game."

 

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Bookinitat50: Literature and Library Lesson Plans - EXCELLENT!!!!

Bookinitat50: Literature and Library Lesson Plans - EXCELLENT!!!! | Ali's PYP library | Scoop.it
Reading Fun - Many ideas for reading projects from Education World. Books for Children and Young Adults - Links to literature and reading promotion web sites. ... For a low-budget way to get kids wild about reading, try readers theater.

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