Monday, September 29, 2014

STAR Reading and Accelerated Reader on Renaissance Place

STAR Testing Beginning 9/29/2014 for Middle School > find Renaissance Learning

Login: firstname.lastname

password: student id/lunch number

Monday, September 22, 2014

Elementary School Technology and the Library Media Center

OPAC (Online Card Catalog at school))

Circulation (at school)

Research Tools (school or home) 

Additional Materials (eBooks at school or home) 

Accelerated Reader (testing at school pending licensing)

Library and Information Skill Resources  (initially whole and small group) (3rd - 8th Grade Student Email, Communication, and Storage) (Library Skills Lesson/Unit Vocabulary)  (59 Interactives for Research, Products, etc.)

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Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Lesson: Acceptable Use Policy

Students in grades 4 and 5 will discuss the Acceptable Use Policy in their weekly library classes.

Students in grades 6, 7, and 8 should login to to view the Assignment: Acceptable Use Policy.


Visit > Library Lessons and Extensions

Student Handbook: District Acceptable Use Policy in Pg. 17-23 and Pg. 99 (Student Use Agreement Signature Page)

and LRSD Behavior Expectations Pg. 3

LRSD Board Policy: Library

AUP AR Text Analysis

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Library Lesson: Policies and Procedures

Library Policies and Procedures

Become familiar with and demonstrate library policies and procedures:


1. Review the vocabulary list
2. Complete at least 1 activity to practice the words

Activity Preview: Brochure (Students will create a class/group library brochure-ongoing)

1. Locate the Printing Press Brochure
2. Review the tool and be able to tell at least 3 details to help your class/group use the tool