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Online Card Catalog
Students need to know how to use the school's online card catalog to find books. This instructional activity consists of the teachers showing students how to find information followed by students demonstrating that they can.
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Library Skills and Literature
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.
K - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Research and Study Skills: Technology: Card Catalog/Library Database
In this card catalog and library database worksheet, students look at the starting screen for searching the library database. Students write what number and words to type to get information about each book. Students then use the...
5th - 6th 21st Century Skills
BSI: Biographical Scene Investigators
Turn your middle schoolers into Biographical Scene Investigators in an investigative reporting lesson! They identify heroic individuals selected from the provided list and keep their own evidence notebooks regarding the actions of their...
5th - 8th English Language Arts
Things For Sale
Students research online products and the sites that try to sell them. For this online advertising lesson, students see that the main purpose of product sites is to encourage viewers to buy the product. Students create their own product...
2nd - 3rd 21st Century Skills CCSS: Designed
Reference Resources: Being a Good Detective
Students explore a variety of reference resources while seeking information. atlases, almanacs, dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, and online search engines as well as library card catalogs are utilized in this lesson plan.
4th - 6th English Language Arts