Library Lessons for Distance Learning • The Trapped Librarian
Get ideas for elementary school library lessons for distance learning while we are teaching and learning from home during the COVID19 coronavirus pandemic.
Library Scavenger Hunt for Kids
? Learn about the library for kids with these super cute, FUN, and educational Library Scavenger Hunt for kids. LOTS of choices for kids of all ages!
Day 6: Library Jenga
Ok… I needed a way to spruce up Library Orientation…and fast. After reflecting on my practice the last few years I knew that the students needed to be instructed on how to use the catal…
13 Free PowerPoint Game Templates for Teachers
A list of free PowerPoint game templates for Jeopardy, Family Feud, Price is Right, Deal or No Deal, Wheel of Fortune, Cash Cab, and more.
Reading and Writing Code while Using a Map
These 3 activities focus on writing code using paper and pencil. Coding is a great critical thinking activity because the students have to position themselves on the map and move by holding their place in their mind. These activities can be extended to procedural writing activities. Write code and t...
Nonfiction Library Scavenger Hunt Cards with QR Codes Printable and Digital
Help your students to explore the non-fiction library shelves with this engaging scavenger hunt activity! These lessons are designed for virtual OR in-person instruction. This helpful product includes 36 cards with Dewey numbers, words, pictures, and QR codes and provides a fun way to introduce your...
Library Terminology Cards- Lower Elementary
This pack includes 20 pairs of library terminology matching cards. These are suitable for the lower years. A great way to teach students about the library and the terminology used. Each pair includes a library related word and matching picture. Please note: you may purchase this resource in a bund...
Reader of the Week! FREEBIE!
Reader of the Week! FREEBIE! Learn all about how you can start his program in your classroom and build fluency and confidence with your readers. Great for 1st and 2nd grade students.
Becoming a Musher: A Day of Husky Dog Sledding
A day spent driving our own team of husky dogs through the forests of Swedish Lapland. A memorable canine encounter. Read more about dog sledding:
Free ABC Order Activities - Elementary Librarian
Check out these free ABC Order activities for the school library! Kindergarten and 1st Grade Activities ABC Order Cards from Havefunteaching.com Thanksgiving ABC Order Card Game ABC Order Letter Cards ABC Order Sight Word Cards ABC Order Smartboard Activities ABC Order Online Game from LearningPlanet.com Sight Word ABC Order Online Game from RoytheZebra.com Paw Park Online
Hilarious Ted Talks for the Classroom – Engaging and Effective Teaching
*The list keeps growing - there are six now! Ted Talks are increasingly popular with educators for use with the faculty as well as the students. However, it can be tricky to find just the right talk for the occasion since there are so many available. There's also the problem of occasional profanity or inappropriate ...
Elementary Library Lessons
Being a teacher-librarian is more than reading a book. Below you will find links to many lessons I’ve taught in the elementary library, but in a new format. Grouping them by year makes it mo…
Works Cited, Copyright and Plagiarism Activities - Distance Learning
Teach your elementary students about copyright, plagiarism and how to cite their sources with these resources with this lesson designed for 3rd - 5th graders!What is included:22 slide PowerPoint introductionGoogle Slides version of the PowerPoint3 Review Worksheets18 practice task cards (comes in a ...