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Year 7 Information Literacy Programme: Reading for Bias

Year 7 Information Literacy Programme: Reading for Bias | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Reading for Bias   Year 7′s often struggle with Reading for Bias so I spend two sessions on this topic  – starting with a basic session looking at Fact and Opinion, followed by this s...

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Information Literacy | Glean Information Literacy Tools | 21st Century Information Fluency

Information Literacy | Glean Information Literacy Tools | 21st Century Information Fluency | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Learn more about our Information Literacy learning tools, designed specifically for elementary school, middle school and high school students and teachers.

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15 Vintage Photos of Librarians - Mental Floss | 21st Century Information Fluency

15 Vintage Photos of Librarians - Mental Floss | 21st Century Information Fluency | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
15 Vintage Photos of Librarians...(http://t.co/RZiz9DdH 15 Vintage Photos of Librarians...)...

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Designing Assignments for Developing Information Literacy Skills | School Library Advocacy

Designing Assignments for Developing Information Literacy Skills | School Library Advocacy | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Questions and 25 suggestions to help you design assignments.

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Online Book Clubs: Develop a Culture of Reading on Your Campus!

Online Book Clubs: Develop a Culture of Reading on Your Campus! | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Online book clubs can make it easy for teachers, librarians, media specialists and administration to engage a single class or an entire campus in an online book club. (@mauilibrarian2 Thx 4 follow.!

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Media and Information Literacy for teachers | Transforming our practice - school libraries

Media and Information Literacy for teachers | Transforming our practice - school libraries | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Media and Information Literacy education is a recently-developed pedagogical approach that take into consideration the new cultures emerging from the Information Society.

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ALIA Sydney: 100 Best blogs for School Librarians

ALIA Sydney: 100 Best blogs for School Librarians | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
School librarians have much more on their plates than just managing books, often spending a great deal of time educating students and teachers, learning about and implementing new technology, and reading up on the ...

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Information Literacy Librarian: Open Badges in Information Literacy

Information Literacy Librarian: Open Badges in Information Literacy | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

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What's the DIF?

What's the DIF? | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

Digital Information Fluency is needed in today's schools. I consider it a synonym with Digital Media Literacy.  I like this chart as a framework for part of the process of finding information online or otherwise.

Ken

 

New from the 21st Century Information Fluency Project:

 

For a limited time, try the new Plagiarism Dropbox self-paced tutorials for free!

 

This is a flash based training experience: 

 

http://searchwhys.com/plagiarism-dropbox.swf

 

This game is designed to give you online interactive training in identifying and eliminating plagiarism.  

 


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Animation Library - Free animations for your presentations

Animation Library  - Free animations for your presentations | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

Over 14,000 Free Animations plus articles, reviews, tutorials, postcard, and everything else related to animated graphics.


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Free Icons - DryIcons

Free Icons - DryIcons | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

I realize that this is a bit off-topic. But resources are always valuable.  Please share with your friends and for those who design your websites and presentations.

Ken

 

Free Icons Section containing 70 Icon Sets...


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50 Essential Sites and People for School Librarians | Deep Librarian

50 Essential Sites and People for School Librarians | Deep Librarian | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
A comprehensive list of essential sites and people school librarians should know.

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STEPS Information Literacy for pupils, teachers, inquiry, questions and projects

STEPS Information Literacy for pupils, teachers, inquiry, questions and projects | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Information Literacy Resources for K8 Elementary and Primary..

 

This section is a complete Information Literacy model based on current pedagogical thinking and learning practices. We have other specific information literacy resources section here.

Below, we have a number of resources related to the STEPS programme.

We have developed a full information literacy programme similar to BIG 6/ SAUCE etc. This model for the Information Process, is specifically based around an easy to remember acronym and using words that children relate to better. This is supported with a range of downloadable resources and online activities to practise skills.

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Information Savvy: Synthesizing Information

http://www.gcflearnfree.org/useinformationcorrectly To use information properly, you have to synthesize it. What does that mean in terms of writing blog post...

 

To use information properly, you have to synthesize it. What does that mean in terms of writing blog posts, presentations, and other original content? The answer is simpler than you might think.

Watch the video to learn more about synthesizing information.

If you are interested in learning more about this topic, please visit our site to view the entire tutorial on our website. It includes instructional text, informational graphics, examples, and even interactives for you to practice and apply what you've learned.

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Awesome Viral Poster About Kids Who Read

Awesome Viral Poster About Kids Who Read | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Bloggers and Pinterest users are going crazy over this poster, created by artist Mike Andereck for the volunteer-driven Colorado organization Burning Through Pages.

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Teacher Librarian Guides – Multiple resouces to assist practicing ...

Teacher Librarian Guides – Multiple resouces to assist practicing ... | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
TL guides to cover information literacy, school libraries, information fluency, curation, digital collections....an extensive and useful listing..

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YOUmedia Expansions Offer Teens Student-Centered Learning Opportunities with Digital Media | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning

YOUmedia Expansions Offer Teens Student-Centered Learning Opportunities with Digital Media | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Spotlight covers the intersections of technology and education, going behind the research to show how digital media is used in and out of classrooms to expand learning.

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Lending E-Readers in the School Library (Part III: Device) | 100 ... | eBooks and libraries

Lending E-Readers in the School Library (Part III: Device) | 100 ... | eBooks and libraries | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
A brief rundown of e-reader devices for use in a library setting.

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Digital Strategy for Libraries: The Library Website | An Intermittent ...

Digital Strategy for Libraries: The Library Website | An Intermittent ... | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Where does your library website fit within your organization? Is ownership and maintenance the responsibility of one department (or one person), or are responsibilities spread throughout the organization?

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AASL Learning4Life Lesson Plan Database

Welcome to the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) Standards for the 21st-Century Learner Lesson Plan Database, a tool to support school librarians and other educators in teaching the essential learning skills defined in the AASL Standards for the 21st-Century Learner.


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Information Literacy – Home « ALLWEBTUTS

Information Literacy – Home « ALLWEBTUTS | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it
Technologies curation - Information Literacy – Home (AllWebTuts Information Literacy – Home: Seven modules from the University of Idaho.

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10 Interactive Lessons By Google On Digital Citizenship

10 Interactive Lessons By Google On Digital Citizenship | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

Google just launched a set of 10 interactive lessons designed to support teachers in educating students on digital citizenship.


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Ken Morrison's comment, September 10, 2012 6:21 PM
Thank you for the rescoop. I love rescoops because they help me find great sites from like-minded people. Best of luck to you!
Ken
Anne Mims Adrian's comment, September 11, 2012 6:09 PM
Thanks Ken for rescooping the article.

I really need to spend more time here :)
Ken Morrison's comment, September 12, 2012 9:50 AM
Hello Gloria.
Thank you for the rescoop. Good luck to you!
Ken
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Critical Thinking Skills - Poster

Critical Thinking Skills  - Poster | Informed Teacher Librarianship | Scoop.it

A great poster to start the learning process - action verbs and discussion starters.


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Marisol Araya Fonseca's curator insight, July 27, 2014 6:55 PM

Critical thinking, that is what our students need.