New




May Extra Media

1st Elmer by David McKee, collage illustrations


Elmer and the Lost Teddy

Elmer's Friends

2nd Arts and Crafts inspired by Books
DIY Bookmarks

May 22 - 26

1st and 2nd Summer Reading

The Summer Nick Taught His Cats to Read by Curtis Manley

The Very Fluffy Kitty Papillon by A. N. Kang




May 15-19

K Mary and The Mouse, The Mouse and Mary by Beverly Donofro & Barbara McClintock

1st My Pet Dragon by Christoph Niemann

2nd Argus by Michelle Knudsen

4th Make the Poster

Author's Birthdays

5th Careers

Explore Career Clusters (VA)

Explore Careers

Careers (MPT, PBS Learn)

May 8 -1

K How Rocket Learned to Read by Tad Hills

1st My Pet Dragon by Christoph Niemann

2nd Mrs. Harkness and the Panda by Alicia Potter

4th Make the Poster

Author's Birthdays

5th Careers

Explore Career Clusters (VA)

Explore Careers

Careers (MPT, PBS Learn)

April - National Library Month

Linda Sue Park (video) "Can a Children's Book Change the World?"
ALA School Library Month: Because School Libraries Empower Students

May 1 - 5

1st and 2nd Children's Book Week

Children's Choice Book Award 2016 winner and nominees

4th Author's Birthdays

Authors' Birthdays (Scholastic)

Authors Birthdays (Through the Looking Glass)

Authors' Birthdays (Perma-Bound)

Author Birthday Project

5th Careers

Videos on Several Occupations

Career Fields Matrix


Apr 24 - 28

K Lucky Ducklings by Eva Moore

1st Spike: the Mixed Up Monster by Susan Hood

2nd Sam the Sea Cow by Francine Jacobs

3rd Helen's Big Words

Quiz

4th Poetry: Haiku, Acrostic, Free Verse: Reading Poems

Fiction books written as poems: Love That Dog by Sharon Creech, The Missing Piece by Shel Silverstein

5th Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled All of Franc

Quiz

Apr 17 -21

K Informational Books - Frogs

1st and 2nd BES voting

3rd Helen Keller's home Ivy Green

pictures, background

Helen's Big World by Doreen Rappaport

Braille Bug

4th Poetry: Haiku, Acrostic, Free Verse - writing poems

5th Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled All of France

quiz


Hello World Memory Game (NG)

Explore the World (NG)

History and Culture (NG)

Heroes and Heroines Quiz (NG)


April Extra Media

1st/2nd Hans Christian Andersen and Shadow Puppets

Oregon Theatre's Thumbelina (video excerpt)

The Ugly Duckling (video)

Poetry and Puppets

Casey at the Bat
Emily Arrow: Poem in Your Pocket
Sick by Shel Silverstein
Honeybees by Douglas Florian
The Water Striders
Insect Poems




March Extra Media

1st

2nd Black-eyed Susan Nominees

If You Plant a Seed by Kadir Nelson

Emmanuel's Dream by Laurie Ann Thompson and Sean Qualls

Wilma Unlimited


Apr 3 - 7
K

1 and 2 BES: JackRabbit McCabe & The Electric Telegraph by Lucy Margaret Rozier and Leo Espinosa

tall tales (World Book)

Jack Rabbit (World Book)

Morse Code Game (Boys Life)

3
4 Map Game
5


Mar 27 - 31

K I See a Kookaburra ! by Steve Jenkins (video)

Kookaburra song (children)1

Reading Rainbow: Shaman's Apprentice


2 Red by Michael Hall and begin JackRabbit McCabe & The Electric Telegraph
3
4

5 BES Book Trailers

Week 2: Black-eyed Susan Nominees 2016 - 17 4th - 6th

Today you will watch 5 book trailers at the links below.

Took: a ghost story by Mary Downing Hahn (book trailer)

Took: a ghost story (print excerpt)

The Detective's Assistant by Kate Hannigan (book trailer)

Audio sample: The Detective's Assistant by Kate Hannigan

Fish in a Tree by Linda Mullaly Hunt (book trailer 1)

Fish in a Tree by Linda Mullaly Hunt (book trailer 2)

Masterminds by Gordon Korman (book trailer )

Fuzzy Mud by Louis Sachar (book trailer)


Match the summary with the title here.


The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley (audio sample)
Ellie's Story by W. Bruce Cameron (print excerpt) (audio sample)
The Map Trap by Andrew Clements (audio sample)
My near-Death Adventures (99% True!) by Alison De Camp (print excerpt)
Stella by Starlight by Sharon M. Draper (audio sample
) (print excerpt
)
Took by Mary Downing Hahn (print excerpt
)
The Detective's Assistant by Kate Hanigan (print excerpt
) (audio sample
)
Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt (print excerpt) ((audio excerpt)
Masterminds by Gordon Korman
Fuzzy Mud by Louis Sachar





Mar 20 -24
K

If You Plant a Seed by Kadir Nelson

Tops and Bottoms by Janet Stevens

1 Water Can Be.... by Laura Purdie Salas

Washington's Children's Choice Picture Book Nominees for 2016-17

Flipgrid ads from some of the book above

2 Red : A Crayon's Story by Michael Hall


3

4 Latitude/Longitude (video)

5 Mesmerized: How Ben Franklin Solved a Mystery that Baffled All of France by Mara Rockliff
Mesmerized



5 A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park

Mar 13 - 17
K Fiction/Nonfiction , Make-Believe/Real
BookFlix : Danny and the Dinosaur/Dinosaur Tracks
PBS Dinosaur Facts
1 BES - "One Plastic Bag" by Miranda Paul
Isatou Ceesay recycling plastic bags
2 BES - "One Plastic Bag" by Miranda Paul

Isatou Ceesay recycling plastic bags

3

S-A-T (subject-author_title) practice4

4

Marie Tharp (World Book Student)

"How one brilliant woman mapped the ocean floor,"(National Geographic)

"Sounding out the sea's secrets" (Sirs Discoverer)

Mapping the Way (explora)

"Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea" by Robert Burleigh

5 Cleaning Beaches Creating Art (Sirs Discoverer)

Our Human Footprint (Sirs Discoverer)

Women's History : One Plastic Bag by Miranda Paul

Isatou Ceesay recycling plastic bags

How Plastic Bags Are Made (video)



Mar 5 -13
K Fiction/Nonfiction Danny and the Dinosaur/Dinosaur Tracks (Bookflix)
1Wilma Unlimited by Kathleen Krull
2 Wilma Unlimited by Kathleen Krull
Wilma Rudolph
3 Animal Characteristics (What if you had animal teeth? by Sandra Markle)

LIsten to the story What If You Had Animal Teeth?

What If You Had Animal Feet?

Animal Adaptations (Nearpod)

4 Hot Spots, National Geographic Explorer 2004

5 Water
Making Water Work (MS SWAY)

February Extra Media
2nd Grade Dictionaries

Word Order Practice (ROY)

1st Grade Lighthouses
Keep the Lights Burning Abbie
Mystic Lighthouse (short video clip)
UNC Lighthouses


Feb 27 - Mar 3
K - Fiction Books
Go, Dog, Go! by P.D. Eastman
1 Blizzard (short video)
Blizzard by John Rocco
2
Blizzard by John Rocco
3 March PAC Search (sat)
complete country Wixie
4
Tectonic Plates
Student login
5



Feb 20 -24
K historical fiction - Boxes for Katje (Reading Rainbow)
1st BES I'm Trying to Love Spiders
Spooky Spider song (NG)
Peacock Spider (NG)
2nd BES I'm Trying to Love Spiders
Peacock Spider (NG)
Bug Memory (NG)
Insect abc order
3rd Trickster Tales
Native American Trickster Tale about Rabbit's Tale (youtube)
Shelf Order Practice - Fction and Everybody worksheet
4th Natural Disaster keyword search of Sirs Discoverer
collaborative bibliography using Google Forms
5th water resources
Ryan and Jimmy and the Well That Brought Them Together by Herb Shoveller


Feb 13 - 17
K - Fiction and Nonfiction
The Chicken Book by Garth Williams
Chicks & Chickens by Gail Gibbons
Picture S

Fiction-Nonfiction picture sort [SMART

1st Historical Fiction - Wagons West! by Roy Gerrard
Smart notebook: Who Were the Pioneers
Smart notebook: Past and Present
2nd Historical Fiction - Katje the Windmill Cat by Gretchen Woelfle
Making a Windmill
3rd Trickster Tales: Borreguito and the Coyote
(work on Wixie project)
4th

4th (lab) A Lego Ocean Mystery
5th (lab) A Lego Ocean Mystery





Feb 6 - 10
K Historical Fiction- I Go with My Family to Grandma's by Riki Levinson
old and new sorting game (smartboard)
1st Historical Fiction - Wagons West! by Roy Gerrard
old and new sorting game (smartboard)
2nd Historical Fiction - Katje the Windmill Cat by Gretchen Woelfle
Making a Windmill
3rd (lab) Life as a Kid - Country Research using Culturegrams
4th (lab) A Lego Ocean Mystery
5th (lab) A Lego Ocean Mystery

Black Eyed Susan Award Winning Picture Books fo the Past
2011-2012: Memoir of a Goldfish

Jan 30 - Feb 3


K - Let's Go! (TumblePremium), transportation




Help Find the Rhyme

Jerry Pinkney: illustrating The Three Litten Kittens

Nursery Rhyme Video

1st
2nd Introduction to the Dewey Decimal System
Dewey Decimal System rap
Bears Explain The DDS
Dewey Subject Match Game (Quizlet)

3rd Wixie : Life as a Kid Around the World
inspired by "Masai and I" by Vriginia KrollA Masai Child's Life

4th World Map markup
5th World Atlas skills
atlas/almanac


JanuaryIt's OK to Make Mistakes : read aloud by Todd Parr

My Washington, DC: interview with Kathryn Jakbsen

Extra Media - 1st Illustrator/Biography
Lois Ehlert
ScrapsSnowballs
Snow birds
Simple Bird Collage
Caldecott and illustrations
Extra Media - 2nd Illustrator/Steven Kellogg: "Chicken Little"
Author Visit
Drsws a Dinosaur

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.2.7
Use information gained from the illustrations and words in a print or digital text to demonstrate understanding of its characters, setting, or plot.


The Caldecott Medal
Caldecott Books Read Aloud
More Caldecott Books Read Aloud
Madeleine's Rescue by Ludwig Bemelmans (1954)The Little Island by Margaret Wise Brown (1947)The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton (1943)Caldecott Medal Winners School's First Day of School
Before Morning by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Beth Krommes
Book Trailers:
Wonderr by R J Palacio
Choose KInd Movement

Jan 23 - 27

K - Nursery Rhymes and Super 3Baa Baa Black Sheep
Mary Had a Little Lamb
Little Bo Peep
More songs and nursery rhymes



Help Find the Rhyme

Jerry Pinkney: illustrating The Three Litten Kittens

Nursery Rhyme Video

1st and 2nd BES nominee (music) Little Melba and Her Big Trombone
3rd Chris Van Allsburg
4th and
5th World Atlas skills
atlas/almanac


Jan 16 - 20
K -J
Help Find the Rhyme
Jerry Pinkney: illustrating The Three Litten Kittens
Nursery Rhyme Video
1st and 2nd BES nominee (music) Little Melba and Her Big Trombone 3rd4th5th Roles of the President - 60 second President
3rd Chris Van Allsburg
4th Atlas
5th dictionary/encyclopedia/thesaurus
atlas/almanac


Jan 9 - 13
K -J
Three Little Kittens (Epci books)
Jerry Pinkney: illustrating The Three Litten Kittens
Nursery Rhyme Video
1st and 2nd BES nominee Interstellar Cinderella (5:06)3rd4th5th Roles of the President - 60 second Presidents
Jan 2 - 6
K Naked Mole Rat ( Mo Willems)
1st Book Review - Twenty Yarns
2nd Caldeoctt call numbers
1st Book Review - School's First Day of School
Before Morning by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Beth Krommes

3rd Chis Van Allsburg
4th
5th

Hats of the President (video)

7 Hats of the President (video)





November and December
Extra Media - 2nd Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet (921SAR)
mini-biography report
Extra Media -
1stStars (videos Epic books)
How to Catch a Star by Olive Jeffers
How to Catch a Star (stop motion)
Katie and the Starry Night
Lesson ideas

1st Milly and the Macy's Day Parade
Scholastic's Teacher's Guide
Craft activity

Read Works
K That is Not a Good Idea - Mo Willems (preview)

That is Not a Good Idea (animation)
That is Not a Good Idea ( a play)

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1st Caldecott Matching Game
Caldecott Medal Winners - Bookworm for Kids


Dec 12 - 16 K Author Study: Mo Willems
Edwina, the Dinosaur Who Didn't Know That She Was Extinct
1 Author Study: Oliver Jeffers The Incredible Book Eating Boy 2 Super 3 Assignment Organizer: And the Dish Ran Away With the Spoon by Janet Stevens (E STE)3 PAC searching skills: Mysteries4 PAC searching skills: Informational Books5 Web Site Evaluation34 5 Web Site Evaluation World Animal Foundation Web Site Evaluation : 5 W's



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Dec 5 - 9
K Author Study: Mo Willems
Hooray for Amanda & Her Alligator!
Trailer for Amanda and her Alligator
Be a Friend (song by Emily Arrow)
1 Author Study: Oliver Jeffers The Incredible Book Eating Boy
2 Super 3 Assignment Organizer: And the Dish Ran Away With the Spoon by Janet Stevens (E STE)3 PAC searching skills: Mysteries4 PAC searching skills: Informational Books5 Web Site Evaluation
3
4
5 Web Site Evaluation

World Animal Foundation
Web Site Evaluation : 5 W's



Nov 28 - Dec 2K Author Study: Mo Willems
Leonardo (animation)
Let's Go for a Drive (Elephant and Piggie)
Be a Friend (song by Emily Arrow)
1 Author Study: Oliver Jeffers Stuck (read aloud) Stuck
2 Super 3 Assignment Organizer: And the Dish Ran Away With the Spoon by Janet Stevens (E STE)
3 PAC searching skills: Mysteries
4 PAC searching skills: Informational Books
5 Web Site Evaluation
Energy Kids
Web Site Evaluation : 5 W's





Nov 14 - 22
K Turkey Tot
1st Last Stop on Market Street
2nd Super 3: Souper Chicken
3rd Decoding a PAC record : roller coasters
Fantasy genre
Introduction
Journey by Aaron Becker (E BEC)
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce (E JOY)
5 Citations: Books (Drill It lesson)




Nov 9 - 11

K

Retelling a Story using Pictures: Click, Clack, Splish, Splash



1st and 2nd

Introduction to the Black Eyed Susan Award
Picture Book Nominees
Picture Book Trailers

Super 3 Basics

**Souper Chicken** by Mary Jane and Herm Auch



3rd

Title Search Using IES PAC


4th

Nonfiction Book Organization: Dewey Decimal System


5th



Scholastic's New Book Preview
November Extra Media
1st

2nd Dictionary Skills -
Introduction to the Dictionary
Alphabetizing Words

Nov 1 - 4

K

Retelling a Story using Pictures: Click, Clack, Splish, Splash



1st



2nd

Super 3 Basics

**Souper Chicken** by Mary Jane and Herm Auch



3rd

Title Search Using IES PAC


4th

Introduction to Nonfiction and the Dewey Decimal System


5th

Big 6 Booktalks



Extra Media - 2nd Ox, House, Stick: The history of our Alphabet (Tumblebooks), make bookmark
Extra Media - 1st Animal adaptations
Coloration
Living Color - Steve Jenkins
Week of Oct 24 - 28

K

Click, Clack, Boo! (4:42)

A Play - Click, Clack, Boo!(9:50)

Emily Arrow (song): Leo the Ghost


1st Julia's House for Lost Creatures


2nd

I Want My Monster - StorylineOnline (11:22)

If not enough time to draw then show the video below

Bruhilda's Backward Day (5:15)


3rd

Title Search Using IES PAC


4th

Introduction to Nonfiction and the Dewey Decimal System


5th

Big 6 Booktalks


Week of Oct 17 _ 21

4th Quizlet Big 6 Steps
Making a Difference with Pencils

Week of Oct 10 - 14
Kindergarten: Author Study - Doreen Cronin
Giggle, Giggle, Quack,
Farm booklet, trace and color
!st Grade Folktales : Borreguita and the Coyote (Reading Rainbow DVD)
2nd Grade: Putting Call Numbers in alphabetical order
3rd Grade Subject Search on IES PAC
4th Grade: Big 6 Research steps: Ribs ppt., number the steps
5th Grade: (Wed. no school)

Week of Oct 4 - 7
Kindergarten: Clifford's First Autumn
Kitten's Autumn , shelve marker practice
!st Grade Folktales : Isabel and the Hungry Coyote
shelf marker practice
2nd Grade Book Cover and Spine
3rd Grade Subject Search on IES PAC
4th Grade
5th Grade Searching the PAC (socrative)




Extra Media - "The Dot" (and if time permits "ish") -TumbleBooks (RL !) Emily Arrow- The Dot
Emily Arrow "Thinking ish-ly"
Peter Reynolds


Week of Sep 26 - 30

Kindergarten

Using Shelf Marker
Sammy the Shelf Maker
Tom Chapin Library Song

1st

2nd

Creating call numbers for Everybody books

Curious George at the Library
3rd Search IES PAC to Locate book, record location information

4th

5th Battle of the Books


Week of Sep 20 - 23

Kindergarten -

1st - Wild About Books E SIE - story sequence events using sentences

2nd - Library Organization: Fiction and Nonfiction, (Curious George at the Library)

Petunia by Roger Duvoisin

3rd

Sesame Street At Your Library

4th National Parks in Maryland, Junior Rangers - National Geographic Kids

5th Finding information by scanning - Battle of the Books introduction



Week of Sep 13 - 16

Kindergarten - Quiet! There's a Canary in The Library E FRE (book cover), "Lola at the Library" on TumblePremium


1st - Book! Book! Book! E BRU - story sequence events using pictures. "Little Oink" on TumblePremium

2nd - Library Organization: Fiction and Nonfiction, (Curious George at the Library)

3rd Tumblebooks - Dolphins

4th World Book Kids: National Parks in Maryland, Junior Rangers - National Geographic Kids

5th Finding information by scanning - World Book Kids: Whales



Week of Sep 6 - 9
September is Library Card Month -


Kindergarten

Book Care - Mr. Wiggle"s Book
Library Song

1st

Book Care and Checkout Procedures - T
The Shelf Elf - Shelf Elf Uses Shelf Markers

2nd

Checkout Procedures - Sammy the Shelf Marker
Shedeck Elementary
Skippyjon Book Care
Book Bandits

3rd Fantasy genre

Journey

4th WorldBook Kids - National Parks RIT 4.1

5th WorldBook Kids - Whales RIT 5.1


Week of Aug 29 - Sep 2
"Isn't that interesting." The Otobot

Kindergarten

Sesame Street At Your Library

1st

The Library Doors song

2nd

3rd

4th

5th