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Elementary Library lesson/plans

Genre Posters - students make their own to reinforce understanding of essential elements of each genre. This is an excellent idea--could do the same thing w/ types of writing (expository, argumentative, etc.)

Lessons with Laughter

books grouped according to the Comprehension Strategy they best teach

Reading Mentor Texts

Do you use The Library Lion in your library to jump start the school year? The Library Patch has some great ideas on how to make the story more interactive and a FREE coloring sheet to download for your little ones.

Library Patch: Library Orientation for Kinders

This is a a SmartBoard game to introduce elementary students to the library. The game has 18 questions and go over rules, library procedures and v...

Elementary Library Orientation Game

Caldecott Literature Series | Watch Online | NHPTV Video

Caldecott Literature Series | Watch Online | NHPTV Video

This is an adorable {western-themed} video introducing nonfiction books. It's brief {6:32}, but engaging and highlights some common text features, too... headings, captions, diagrams, and glossaries. Take a look...

  • Paula Justus

    Love this! It would go great paired with the Show Me Title - the Day Dirk Yeller Came to Town by Mary Casanova

Library Scavenger Hunt- modify for different age groups. Think about using Ipads,too ... Thy could take photos of the items on the scavenger hunt.

Library Scavenger Hunt

Students will have the opportunity to decide what reference sources they should use. They hvae to decide between: thesaurus, encyclopedia, diction...

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Scaredy Squirrel Goes to the Library. Great YouTube library orientation video for the first of the year! Produced by University Elementary School. Narrated by kids!