Teacher's Page

Here's what the Librarian can do to help Teachers:

Reading & Literacy Instruction

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book talks

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book passes

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Reading to classes

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presentations on genre, authors, award winning books, books representing various cultures, time periods etc.

Information Acquisition Instruction

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using the library catalog for book and material searching and locating materials in the library.

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types and variety of materials located in the library.

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create resarch tools for your students' research projects

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research skills activities and lessons

Information Literacy Instruction

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Internet Searching

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Selecting high quality online resources

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 Choosing the best keywords for searches

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Evaluating resources for currency, reliability and accuracy

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Research

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Note taking skills

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Bibliographies and Citing

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Co-teach research projects with classroom teachers.

Technology Instruction

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Co-plan, Co-teach and grade technology projects with classroom teachers.

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Stop Motion Animation

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iMovie

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Comic Life

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Brochures, Newsletters and other word documents

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Integrate your lesson with web based programs or the maker space

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Video reports and presentations.

Material Aquisition


 

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Check out books for your lesson or unit and deliver them to you room.

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Purchase teacher recommended materials to add to the library's collection.

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Create book displays for the library and for your classroom on the topic of your choice.

Periodicals for Teachers: The Sims Library Media Centersubscribes to the
following magazines for teachers. Please contact us if you would like to see oneadded.



 

 

Middle School Journal (NMSA)
School Library Journal
Scholastic Instructor
Science Illustrated
Voices from The Middle (NCTE)