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{"id":8141511110,"title":"Tips and Other Bright Ideas for Elementary School Libraries","handle":"tips-other-bright-ideas-elementary-school-libraries","description":"edited by Kate Vande Brake\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eISBN-13:\u003c\/strong\u003e 9781586834166\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e134 pages • 6⅛ x 9¼ \u003cbr\u003e 2010\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThis valuable collection of handy, nifty, thrifty ideas from library media specialists across the country can make a positive impact on any elementary school library media program.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFrom effectively managing high-energy students to making storytime and booktalks engaging to getting staff on board with achieving goals, these tips can make a difference for you. Learn new ways to use technology to your advantage. 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Tips and Other Bright Ideas for Elementary School Libraries

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edited by Kate Vande Brake ISBN-13: 9781586834166 134 pages • 6⅛ x 9¼  2010 This valuable collection of handy, nifty, thrifty ideas from library media specialists across the country can make a positive impact on any elementary school library media program. From effectively managing high-energy students to making storytime and booktalks engaging ...


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The Principal's Guide to a Powerful Library Media Program

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Marla W. McGhee and Barbara A. Jansen ISBN-13: 9781586835262 149 pages • 6⅛ x 9¼  2010 This book of best practices documents how school administrators and librarians can work together to optimize their library media services. The principal and the librarian or media specialist at every K-12 school should be a "dynamic duo" who share the goal o...


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The Big6 Workshop Handbook: Implementation and Impact, 4/e <em>(Big6 Information Literacy Skills)</em>-Paperback-Linworth-The Library Marketplace

The Big6 Workshop Handbook: Implementation and Impact, 4/e <em>(Big6 Information Literacy Skills)</em>

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Michael B. Eisenberg and Robert E. Berkowitz ISBN-13: 9781586834227 307 pages • 8½ x 11  2011 The latest edition of the Big6 Workshop Handbook contains the information that is current and essential to understanding and implementing this premier information literacy model. Today's students need information literacy skills more than ever before. W...


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Social Networking for Schools

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Steven M. Baule and Julie E. Lewis ISBN-13: 9781586835378 220 pages • 6¼ x 9¼  2012   This book provides specific and practical ideas for using social media tools to enhance communications, instruction, and professional development within the K-12 school environment—invaluable information for school librarians, instructional coaches, technolog...


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