School Library Lessons
Elementary school library ideas and design tips. Library lesson plans and ideas to help readers find the books they want and learn to find and use resources.
This was such a fun way to assess student understanding of the school library. These Super Readers kept the kids on their toes and guided them through the sections of the library (everybody, fiction, series, nonfiction, biographies, online catalog, exit, circulation desk, and the reference sections.) Visit the page to get your readers started on this library scavenger hunt,
Great ideas for managing student behavior in the library. Elementary librarians walk a fine line between the teacher in charge of lessons and the person kids confide in to get the books they want. Try these easy to implement ideas to have students giving their best.
6 Ways to Rethink Your Library Space and Make it Amazing | Over the course of five years, I've worked to renovated and redesign the library at Stewart Middle Magnet. Here, I share what I learn in six lessons that you can apply to your own library or classroom.
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