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A Beary Good Library: Library Manners

For Teachers K - 3rd
After a reading of Jeanne Willis' The Boy Who Thought He Was a Teddy Bear, primary graders must decide if the photos they are shown picture children in the library acting like boys and girls or misbehaving bears. Develop library skills...
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Mr. Crumb's Secret

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Young readers accompany Mr Crumb as he explores 10 different features of the library. Worksheets designed to be used with each chapter of Phyllis Perry's award-winning tale are included in the 16-page packet.
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On This Day: FDR Lays Cornerstone of First Presidential Library

For Students 7th - Higher Ed Standards
Franklin D. Roosevelt is best known for his role in the Great Depression and World War II. However, he also was one of the first politicians to think about how future generations would remember the history of his time. Using video clips...
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National Library Week | All About the Holidays

For Students K - 5th
National Library Week honors the American tradition of free access to information, to books, magazines, and even computers. Launch a celebration of the holiday with a short video that provides a brief history of lending libraries.
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For Students 6th - 12th Standards
To teach something effectively, it helps to go straight to the source. An FAQs guide outlines how to effectively use the resources provided by APA Style Central to properly format citations. Included information covers topics such as how...
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For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed Standards
Some of the best information to include when writing a research paper doesn't come from books, magazine articles, or informational websites—it comes from dissertations. However, reading an entire dissertation is often a daunting task....
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Citation Builder

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
Does the publication date come before or after the title? Should there be a comma between the location and year? The answer depends on whether you're using the MLA, APA, Chicago,4or CSE/CBE style guide. A citation builder clears up...
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National Reading Month

For Teachers Pre-K - 6th Standards
Keep young readers accountable with a self-directed reading schedule! Learners write down their reading goals in a blank calendar and make a goal for the entire month as well. 
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Reference Tools Vocabulary Challenge

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Young scholars love the opportunity of going to the library to jump into that one comfy chair in the whole room with a book, or be a lucky one to get to the computers before anyone else. But knowing how to locate books and other...
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Dear Librarian: Writing a Persuasive Letter

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Everyone deserves to read a great book! Here, pupils write a persuasive letter to the school's librarian detailing their favorite story and why it should be found on the shelves. Class members' persuasive reading passages are shared with...
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Library Skills and Literature

For Teachers K - 5th Standards
The library is such a valuable resource for kids of all ages. Help elementary readers learn all about parts of the library, text features for both fiction and nonfiction text, and different ways to find books that they want to read.
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The Great Summer Library Challenge

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Acquaint kids with all corners of the library with a scavenger hunt! They can search individually or in pairs for the answers to the 10 clues on this list. When finished, they check out several books for summer reading.
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Where's Waldo?: At the Library

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Where's Waldo? In the library, of course, teaching people how to care for, locate, and re-shelve books. Waldo also reviews alphabetizing, familiarizes class members with library vocabulary, and provides them with his own special bookmarks. 
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Tool Time: Library Lessons

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Spine, glossary, title. Here's a game that familiarizes kids with the terms given to the various parts of a book. Use it as part of a unit of library skills. 
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Feature Article Lesson

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
What is a feature article? Your budding journalists will review the term, study and identify some characteristics of a feature article, and build awareness by sifting through feature articles. As a possible extension, consider actually...
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Using Informational Books: Index, Table of Contents & Alphabetical Order

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students recall and use previous knowledge of the library's reference and nonfiction sections. Also they utilize various forms of reference (encyclopedias & dictionaries) and nonfiction books.
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Use the Library

For Students 5th - 7th
In this researching and locating information worksheet, students read over the description of library resources and then identify the sources they would use to find 5 types of information.
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Save the Library!

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students discuss library resources and how to locate them by answering various scenarios. Role-playing as librarians, they write essays stating five reasons why the library should not be closed down.
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The Relatedness of Languages

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Pupils use Internet and library resources to select and examine the origins of phrases or words, particularly words that have origins in other languages.
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28 Things to Do in the Library

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this library activity worksheet, students complete the 28 sentences with a word or phrase from the word bank that describe the things to do in the library.