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Librarians on the Fly: 50 Tech Tools every Teacher-Librarian Should Know

Librarians on the Fly: 50 Tech Tools every Teacher-Librarian Should Know | Divergent Classrooms & Libraries | Scoop.it

Are you looking for some web tools to investigate this summer?  Take a look at the 50 tech tools listed below to get started. If you click on the button, it will take you to the website or app.  If there is a picture, you can click there to get an example of what some of the tools do.


Via Karen Bonanno
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Here's my "to-do" list:

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Melissa Vee Rentchler 's curator insight, June 23, 2014 12:21 AM

Thank you!

Anita Vance's curator insight, June 23, 2014 1:49 PM

Adding to your toolbox!

Mayra.Loves.Books's curator insight, July 14, 2014 9:06 AM

Good list.

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Book Trailers for Readers - How to make a book ...

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Book Trailers are an excellent way to communicate the excitement of reading while promoting new or favorite books. Digital book talks or digital storytelling are examples of 21st century information skills in practice.


Via Karen Bonanno
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I've been adding links to student-made trailers into our Destiny catalog, for other browsers to watch!

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Divergence: the art of Adam Watts @ The Egan | Downtown ...

Divergence: the art of Adam Watts @ The Egan | Downtown ... | Divergent Classrooms & Libraries | Scoop.it
The Egan Gallery (located inside the Magoski Arts Colony) invites you to attend the grand opening of “Divergence”, the art of Adam Watts next Friday February 7th from 6 to 1-0 pm during the Downtown Fullerton Art Walk.
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Art can represent the divergency of human accomplishments during the Victorian era - steampunkers represent!

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Divergent Wiki

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Welcome To Content Portal Film Divergent In Beatrice Prior's dystopian Chicago, society is...
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The fans are waiting - for classes that foster divergent thinking.

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Experience the power of a bookbook™ - YouTube

At only 8mm thin, and weighing in at less than 400g, the 2015 IKEA Catalogue comes pre-installed with thousands of home furnishing ideas. Join the revolution...

Via Karen Bonanno
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a truly innovative idea!!! ;-)

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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, September 6, 2014 2:54 AM

Very clever. Love the instructions on how to use.

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Reading For Sanity : A Book Review Blog: Alligiant - Veronica Roth

Reading For Sanity : A Book Review Blog: Alligiant - Veronica Roth | Divergent Classrooms & Libraries | Scoop.it
Told from a riveting dual perspective, Allegiant, by #1 New York Times best-selling author Veronica Roth, brings the Divergent series to a powerful conclusion while revealing the secrets of the dystopian world that has captivated millions ...
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My students predominantly hated the way this trilogy ended, but there are good arguments for it to end just this way...

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How a Radical New Teaching Method Could Unleash a Generation of Geniuses | Wired Business | Wired.com

How a Radical New Teaching Method Could Unleash a Generation of Geniuses | Wired Business | Wired.com | Divergent Classrooms & Libraries | Scoop.it
Students in Matamoros, Mexico weren't getting much out of school -- until a radical new teaching method unlocked their potential.
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If you're teaching them to learn, the tools are irrelevant. Teach like a librarian!!!

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