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BFTP: So just what SHOULD librarians be teaching? - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

BFTP: So just what SHOULD librarians be teaching? - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
A weekend Blue Skunk "feature" will be a revision of an old post. I'm calling this BFTP...
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Some good priorities to consider in your library program!

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How to transition to a virtual and physical learning commons, with 21 century principles
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Keywords: Learning to Focus Internet Research - ReadWriteThink

Keywords: Learning to Focus Internet Research - ReadWriteThink | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
Surf’s up! Students will make a splash in this lesson when they learn how to effectively surf the Internet for specific information.
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Internet search lesson plan middle grades.  Comprehensive unit on research and evaluation of websites.

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Show Your Work! a book by Austin Kleon

Show Your Work! a book by Austin Kleon | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
10 ways to share your creativity and get discovered. By the author of the New York Times bestseller Steal Like An Artist.
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This book is the TL mantra!  Library staff love sharing their work.  

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EDpuzzle

EDpuzzle | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
Make any video your lesson
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Best way to share flipped classroom using video!

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Protecting Patron Privacy

Protecting Patron Privacy | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
Recently, I was teaching a privacy class for librarians, and the topic turned to the privacy versus convenience trade-off—the occasional annoyances of using privacy-enhancing technologies online. An audience member laid out what she felt I was asking of the group. “You’re telling us to start selling granola when everyone else is running a candy store.”
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Teaching patron privacy.

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Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation

Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
A group of tech-savvy librarians offer up a list of their favorite education apps this year.
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Some awesome apps in this Mindshift article.  

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Apps approved by librarians!  Great list!

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A Taxonomy of Reflection: A Model for Critical Thinking

A Taxonomy of Reflection: A Model for Critical Thinking | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
How to create a community of learners. Reflective prompts for students, teacher and principals. Modeled on Bloom's approach to thinking.
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Blooms Taxonomy of questions for reflection via student, and teacher.

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Assessment and Rubrics

Assessment and Rubrics | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
List of assessment and rubric information
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Rubrics for everything including research projects!

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Scaffolding Methods for Research Paper Writing - ReadWriteThink

Scaffolding Methods for Research Paper Writing - ReadWriteThink | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
In this lesson, students use a scaffold to help them compile information to write a solid research paper.
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Scaffolding ideas for teaching students the research process. ReadWriteThink lesson plan middle grades.

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Photos For Class - The quick and safe way to find and cite images for class!

The World’s easist way to search for safe, creative commons images and cite them.
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Adding images to your project is easier now than ever with new and safe photograph sharing tool.  

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Flip and Scoop: Using Scoop.it and the Flipped Classroom to Study Black History

Flip and Scoop: Using Scoop.it and the Flipped Classroom to Study Black History | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
This lesson uses the flipped slassroom and Scoop.it to help students learn and teach about black history.
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Teaching students about Black History using Scoopit for curation and research!  Love it!

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Epic app for reading e books.

Epic offers access to unlimited children's e books.  Free educator account.

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Epic offers access to unlimited children's e books 12 and under.  Teachers and librarians get free access.

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Around DH in 80 Days

Around DH in 80 Days | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 United States License.
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Share your digital humanity journey with Around DH in 80 days.  

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Oxford Owl free e books, phonics and writing.

Oxford Owl free e books, phonics and writing. | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it

Oxford Owl is packed with expert advice, top tips and activity ideas so you can help your child with reading and maths.



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Whether your child is a pre-schooler looking for a new favourite picture book or an independent reader looking for a challenge, there are some great reads in this free eBook library.  Phonics lessons and activities complement this British site.

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Acceptable Use or Plagiarism, Quiz 2

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Quizz to teach students about acceptable use and plagiarism in high school.

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Draggo – The New Way to Manage All Your Bookmarks

Draggo – The New Way to Manage All Your Bookmarks | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
Draggo is the best way to save, organize, and access all your favorite links from any online location.
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Awesome free bookmarking tool!

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SAMR

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SAMR is a model designed to help educators infuse technology into teaching and learning. Popularized by Dr. Ruben Puentedura,  the  model supports and enables teachers to design, develop
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SAMR model on Kathy Shrock's page for teachers and students to understand research process.

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Everything Librarians Need To Know About Pokemon Go!

Everything Librarians Need To Know About Pokemon Go! | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
Everything Librarians Need To Know About Pokemon Go! You’ve seen the Facebook posts. You’ve seen the headlines, you’ve heard about it in conversation, and you may have seen groups of teens an
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Teacher librarians can get busy making badges to support our patrons with the gamification!

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educeri - Dataworks Educational Research

educeri - Dataworks Educational Research | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
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Lesson plans for K-12 database.

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14 Books That Connect Students With Valuable Scientists’ Struggles

14 Books That Connect Students With Valuable Scientists’ Struggles | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it

A study found that students who read about famous scientists' personal and intellectual struggles do better in their science classes. Great list of books chosen by librarians.

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Books that connect students to science and promote read alouds in the learning commons.  You are never too old for a read aloud.

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School Libraries | News and Press Center

School Libraries | News and Press Center | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
Information about school libraries from the 2016 State of America's Libraries Report, including collaborative partnerships, digital learning and the Speak Up National Research Project surveys, and updates to current national learning standards and program guidelines.
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Statistics on the state of school libraries in the US care of ALA.  

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Big6 x the Month

Big6 x the Month | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it

BigSix defines the research process/core competencies in clearly defined categories.

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Great ideas for sharing the Big Six in combination with the new core competencies BCEdplan to address the research skills needed in Inquiry.

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Ebooks boost boys' reading abilities, research finds

Ebooks boost boys' reading abilities, research finds | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
Reading on a tablet encourages boys to think it is "cool" and they are more
likely to have their nose in a story for longer
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E reading good for boys according to new research.

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Teaching Digital Citizenship skills

Teaching Digital Citizenship skills | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it

Lesson plans and resources on digital literacy and standards.



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Media literacy and digital citizenship lessons including copyright and ethics.

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Children's Technology Review | News and reviews of children's interactive media

Children's Technology Review | News and reviews of children's interactive media | 21st century Learning Commons | Scoop.it
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Great reviews of apps from CTR.

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Copyright Librarian – Nancy Sims, Lawyerbrarian at large

Copyright librarian Nancy Sims shares copyright information with her blog.

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Learn more about copyright with librarian Nancy Sims.

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