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Brain Pickings

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Bring back shushing librarians

Bring back shushing librarians | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Library users plead for quiet places to read, write and study — but is anybody listening?
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TOOLS FOR LEARNING: Search, Research, and Discovery, in Life and in Learning

TOOLS FOR LEARNING: Search, Research, and Discovery, in Life and in Learning | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
For you, for your colleagues, for your students, or for your own pursuits—and in celebration of research—Victor provides a variety of useful tools for learning in the areas of search, research, and discovery for life and learning.
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Digital Literacy free learning materials from: SWGfL

Digital Literacy free learning materials from: SWGfL | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

These free materials are designed to empower pupils and students to think critically, behave safely, and participate responsibly in our digital world. Find the lessons that are just right for your classroom.

 

Browse by Key Stage or Year Group, for cross-curricular lessons which address digital literacy and citizenship topics in an age-appropriate way.


Via Anthony Beal, Joyce Valenza, Sue Ward
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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, March 2, 5:30 PM

Foundation to Year 10 resources and lessons from the UK.

J A Jones's curator insight, March 3, 9:46 AM

Many of these lessons could be integrated into library instruction.  Also available as free download from iTunes.

Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, March 4, 12:02 AM

Digital literacy tools by grade will guide teachers with choosing technology to suit literacy levels.

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Does Your School Have a Teacher Librarian? A CSLA Film - YouTube

Does Your School Have a Teacher Librarian? A CSLA Film - YouTube | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
This advocacy film about California teacher librarians illustrates how we nurture student interests, integrate technology, teach information literacy, prepar...
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Targeting 6 Social Learning Needs in eLearning Environments

Targeting 6 Social Learning Needs in eLearning Environments | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
6 social learning needs that can be applied to eLearning. Targeting these needs will result in more effective courses.

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70 iPad Apps for Elementary STEM

70 iPad Apps for Elementary STEM | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

To document and share these 70 apps I chose to include on my STEM iPad cart this year, I created screenshots of each iPad folder and uploaded them to a Flickr album.


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9 Amazing Resources to Promote Internet Safety and Digital Citizenship - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

9 Amazing Resources to Promote Internet Safety and Digital Citizenship - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Amazing resources for teachers and parents to promote internet safety and digital citizenship inside and outside the classroom.

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, September 16, 2:36 PM

Back to school tools! 

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Library Resources

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Library Literacy resources - Some lessons Library Lessons - Annotated Bibliographies Creating a bibliography and research tips - Creating a standard bibliography and research tips Get more from Goo...
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'Bookbook' ad from Ikea mocks Apple in a brilliant way

'Bookbook' ad from Ikea mocks Apple in a brilliant way | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Ikea has released a product video for the cutting-edge intuitive technology embodied in its 'bookbook' — also known as its 2015 print catalog. The Ikea 'bookbook' ad is a send up of Apple's now-iconic commercials.
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Resources for Teachers of Grades 4-12 | All About Adolescent Literacy | AdLit.org

Resources for Teachers of Grades 4-12 | All About Adolescent Literacy | AdLit.org | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Professional development resources for literacy and content-area instructors working with struggling teen students.
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Ebooks Take Hold in Schools—Slowly

Ebooks Take Hold in Schools—Slowly | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
The adoption and use of ebooks in U.S. school libraries has grown steadily over the past four years, slowed mainly by limited access to ereading devices and cost, says a new ebooks report by SLJ, sponsored by Follett.
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Do Your Students Know How To Search? - Edudemic

Do Your Students Know How To Search? - Edudemic | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
There is a new digital divide on the horizon. It is not based around who has devices and who does not, but instead the new digital divide will be based around students who know how to effectively find and curate information and those who do not.

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Improving the Library Homepage through User Research -- Without a Total Redesign

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Home - Rust Research Project, Fall 2014 - LibGuides at Gwinnett County Public Schools

Home - Rust Research Project, Fall 2014 - LibGuides at Gwinnett County Public Schools | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
LibGuides. Rust Research Project, Fall 2014. Home.
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Dreamreader - English Reading Practice for Learners

Dreamreader - English Reading Practice for Learners | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

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Fiona Price's curator insight, September 28, 7:04 AM

The vocabulary worksheets are a great idea to exploit reading texts in a post-reading activity, encourage ownership of learning, self-study and a fantastic idea for differentiation.

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Creative Random Word Generator

Creative Random Word Generator | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
On-line random word generator, generates up to 8 random words. Includes idea visualisation features to inspire creative thinking.

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Phonic games - Resources - TES Australia

Phonic games - Resources - TES Australia | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Ideas for supporting phoneme, grapheme correspondence, initial sound recognition, blending, and segmenting.
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Classroom Strategies | Resources for educators of kids in grades 4-12 | AdLit.org

Explicit strategy instruction is at the core of good comprehension instruction. Teachers should help students to understand why a strategy is useful, how it is used, and when it is appropriate. The most frequently researched strategies can be applied across content areas; other content-area specific strategies are emerging, and we will include them here in the future.
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Reading Is Fundamental

Reading Is Fundamental | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) is the nation's largest nonprofit children's literacy organization. Through RIF programs, we prepare and motivate children to read by delivering free books and literacy resources to children who need them most.
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