Links to Other Library Resources


  • This wiki, "College Research," has a lot of great resources for teaching high school information literacy.
  • SmartBoards in the Library--lessons for librarians: http://smarterlibraries.wikispaces.com

  • S.O.S. for Information Literacy
    • A dynamic web-based multimedia resource that includes lesson plans, handouts, presentations, videos and other resources to enhance the teaching of information literacy.
    • Voted one of the top 25 best websites for teaching and learning by AASL
    • S.O.S. includes materials for instruction at the elementary, secondary and higher education levels. Read a full description of the project. Each lesson plan, teaching idea and media resource has been carefully reviewed to ensure that you will find quality materials.


Tools


Warm-Ups

  • Connected Calendar
    http://www.classroom.com/community/connection/calendar.jhtml
    • From the Connected Classroom magazine. Each day of the calendar has an interesting trivia-type question with a link to a web site with the answer. Using extensively for 7th and 8th graders two times a week in the computer lab. I have students choose two of the questions to do each day as a warmup