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CommonLit: An Online Library of Free Texts

If you’re looking for high-quality informational and literary texts to use in the classroom, you’re going to love the free online library at CommonLit.

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Boo! What Am I? A Halloween Online Library Catalog and Inference Activity

This is a fun library Halloween activity aligned to Common Core, AASL 21st Century Learning and ISTE/NETS Technology Standards. Included are two pages that you can copy back to back. There are 10 Halloween riddles/clues. Students must use their inference skills to determine what the answer is. After they write the answer down, they use the online library catalog to perform a keyword or title search. They then write down the title and call number of a book they found. $

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2nd or 3rd Grade Library Catalog Skills Passport Unit

$ 2nd or 3rd Grade Library Catalog Skills Passport Unit - Includes lesson plans, printable student "passport" for tracking progress, interactive whiteboard and PowerPoint presentation with quizzes, and some other goodies to help you teach 2nd or 3rd graders (or even older students) how to navigate an online library catalog and the library space.

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Free Resources for Non-Fiction Texts


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Librarians Take On New Roles in the Digital Age (INFOGRAPHIC) | Frankie Rendón
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INFOGRAPHIC: Librarians Take On New Roles In Digital Age