2017 - 18

Extra Media
1st - "Jimmy the Joey" by Deborah Lee Rose and Susan Kelly
Koala's (National Geographic)
Koala videos

Curious George: Underneath the Sea (online game)
2nd Shape/Concrete Poetry
Examples of shape poems
A Giraffe and a Half by Shel Silverstein (video 8:04)

Week of May 21 - 25
K Super 3 / Sequence Curious George and the Bunny
1st and 2nd Children's Choice Book Award call numbers
3rd - 5th Summer Reading Lists - exit ticket

Mother Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins (video 8:21)
Week of May 7 -11
K & 1st The Mother's Day Mice by Eve Bunting
2nd The Real Poop on Pigeons by Kevin McCloskey
3rd Probuditi
4th Encyclopedia Basics
5th World Almanac for Kids 2012 Facts take Shape 1

2nd Someplace Else (Reading Rainbow) maps, gardens, pigeons

Week of Apr 30 - May 4
Quizizz - Weird but True Fun Facts
2nd Eagles web cam
3rd Dewey Classification - worksheet 1
Quizizz Dewey Quiz
254032 - game code

4th Reference Sources - Print (almanac, atlas, dictionary, encyclopedia)
Quizizz - Reference

Dazzle Ships by Chris Barton
interview with Chris Barton

Week Apr 23 - 27
K - Lucky Ducklings by Eva Moore
Word Search
Memory Match
2nd Insects - alphabetical order, word search
3rd Probuditi by Chris Van Allsburg
5th "Who Was" - encyclopedia activity

HCPSS Career Academies

Week Apr 9 - 13
K - Not a Box and the Super 3
1st & 2nd Lion vs Rabbit by Alex T. Smith
3rd - Chris Van Alsburgh Author Study / Making inferences
Learn about Prior Knowledge (video 0:54)
Learn About Inferring (video 0:54)
The Sweetest Fig (video 19:03)
Order in the Library (game)
4th Book Spine Poetry
5th "Whoosh" by Chris Barton - financial literacy: careers
Engineering Careers (Dept of Labor)
Lonnie Johnson (video 3:06)
Types of engineers

Week Apr 4 - 6
1st Story parts -Wanted Poster Pickin Peas retold by Margaret Read MacDonald
2nd Whoosh!
Interview with Chris Barton
3rd Review Dewey Decimal System- Bob the Alien
4th Book Spine Poems
5th TumbleBooks - tesselations Book Report

How to make straw Himmeli (video 8:14)

Extra Media 1st and 2nd
Miss Mary Reporting (video 17min)

Extra Media 1st and 2nd

Black-eyed Susan Award 2017 - 18 (video intro)

Black-eyed Susan Award 2017 - 18

Ada's Violin by Susan Hood

Book Fair Coming Soon
Book Fair is Here

Week Mar 26 - 30
K, 1st, 2nd - Mother Bruce
3rd Dewey 398.2 : Anansi and the Hungry Spider
4th review Tumble Premium Resources
5th I Dissent (read aloud video 14:36)
Ruth Bader Ginsburg interview (video 2:28min)
Miss Mary Reporting (video 9:30)

Week Mar 12 - 16


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

Week Feb 22 - Mar 1
Book Fair Spring ES Book Trailers

Week Feb 19 - 23
1 and 2 The Bear and the Piano by David Litchfield
4 Maps 101 - Using Map Sketch customizing a map

Week Feb 12 - 16
K , 1, and 2 - Best Frints by A Portis BES nominee
Alien puppets and poem
Alien Bookmarks

Week Feb 5 - 9
K - WX
1 and 2 Maybe Something Beautiful by F. Isabel Campoy (BES nominee)
Book Trailer
4 Atlas Challenge: Letter A

Week Jan 29 - Feb 2
K This House Once (Emily Arrow video)
How a House Is Built by Gail Gibbons (MackinVia ebook)


Black-eyed Susan Award 2017 - 18 (video intro)

Call numbers for 2014-15 nominees

The Magic Bojabi Tree storytelling

Ada's Violin by Susan Hood 784.206 HOO

Landfill Harmonic

3rd Locate nonfiction book by call number (with partner)

Matching subject and Dewey section, questions 1- 5, using Dewey for Kids handout

Dewey Decimal Fun (Quia game)

4th atlas (definition)

Atlas - Basic Skills (video 2:02m)

Political and Physical maps (video 4:02m)

Atlas Scavenger Hunt (questions 1 -7)

World Atlas Jeopardy (game 1)

Week 18

Extra Media - Introduction to the Caldecott Award (short video 1:36)

examples of Randolph Caldecott's illustrations (video 1:57)

The House that Jack Built by Randolph Caldecott (video 2:10)

Winners, Honor Books, Art Mediums


2nd Mock Caldecott Award
"Wolf in the Snow" by Matthew Cordell book trailer
"After the Fall" by Dan Santat book trailer
"The Wolf, The Duck, The Mouse" by Mac Barnett book trailer
4th and 5th Introduction to Culturegrams-Kids Edition (video 2:05)

K Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett
1 Be an Illustrator ("Green Eyes" by A. Birnbaum) Caldecott Honor book 1954
"A Very Special House" by Ruth Krauss (music video) Caldecott Honor book 1954
2 How a Book is Made - Illustrators ("The Stray Dog" by Marc Simot)
3 **The Shelf Elf Helps Out** by Jackie Mims Hopkins
complete worksheet / play Dewey games
Nonfiction Book organization (video)
4 JackRabbit McCabe & The Electric Telegraph by Lucy Margaret Rozier, introduction to telegraph and
morse code
5 intro video for One Plastic Bag by Miranda Paul
Atlas / Almanac - The Gambia

Week 17
Extra Media - Introduction to the Caldecott Award
K Making A Friend by Alison McGhee
1 ( Snow Day)
2 How A Book is Made: Author and Editor (video)
3 Nonfiction Book organization (video) 10 Groups
4 (assembly/snow day)
5 One Plastic Bag by Miranda Paul (video) comprehension

Week 16
Extra Media - Introduction to TumbleBooks
K Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett
1 Caldecott Medal call numbers for some winning books
2 Caldecott Medal organize call numbers for some winning books
3 The Great Dewey Hunt by Toni Buzzeo
4 JackRabbit McCabe & The Electric Telegraph by Lucy Margaret Rozier, introduction to telegraph and
morse code
5 But I Read it on the Internet by Toni Buzzeo

Week 15
K The Elves and the Shoemaker by Jim LaMarche, setting, predictions
1 The Elves and the Shoemaker by Jim LaMarche, setting, predictions
2 The Elves and the Shoemaker by Jim LaMarche, setting, predictions
3 Using "How To" resources to learn
4 Using "How To" resources to learn
5Using "How To" resources to learn

Week 14
3 IES PAC Search Winter Fiction, Nonfiction, Everybody; Shelf Order Game
4 Selecting Digital Resources(Gform) / Comparing Digital Resources - Energy(wksht)
5 Citations for Beginners (video)
Week 13
5 Citations for Beginners (video)
Week 12

Week 11
K Beep! Beep! Go to Sleep by Todd Taprley
1 Benjamin McFadden and the Robot Babysitter by Timothy Bush
2 Putting Fiction Call Numbers in Alphabetical Order
3 Shelf Order - Matching Call Numbers to appropriate Shelf Label
Ada Lovelace

Extra Media - Introduction to Pebble Go

Week 10


"How a Pumpkin is Grown" (video)

"A Turkey for Thanksgiving" by Eve Bunting

"Franklin's Thanksgiving" Paulette Bourgeois

Week 9:
K "If I Build a Car" by Chris Van Dusen
1 Fall Read-Alouds (videos)

Super 3 Introduction
"Balloons Over Broadway" by Melissa Sweet
"Milly and the Macy's Parade" by Shana Corey
Handling Macy's Balloons (video)
"And the Dish Ran Away With the Spoon" by Janet Stevens and Susan Crummell
3 Pebble Go - Long Ago and Today research
4 World Book Kids introduction (session 1)
5 World Book Student introduction (session 2)

Week 8: 10/30 - 11/3
1 "The Fox and the Falling Leaves "
2 Finish Making "Little Card" ("A Big Surprise for Little Card")
"And the Dish Ran Away With the Spoon" by Janet Stevens and Susan Crummell
3 Library Fiction and Everybody call numbers - "Writing Secret Codes" from "Liven Up Your Library" by Jennifer Wetzel
4 World Book Kids - intro Research Skills Tutorial (found on World Book web site)
5 World Book Student: Intro Research Skills tutorial (found on World Book web site)

Week 7 : 10/23 - 27
K NightSong by Ari Berk and Hello, Bumblebee Bat by Darrin Lunde
1 Spiders at Work: spiders and their webs National Geographic Young Explorer
2 Finish making 'Little Card' from "A Big Surprise" for Little Card by Charise M. Harper
3 Review call numbers and 3 main collections (PPT), Call Number Jeopardy,
Quizizz quiz
4 Compare Pebble Go and World Book Kids (features and content)
5 Revolutionary Friends by Selene Castrovilla quiz

Week 6: 10/16 -
Extra Media 1st - **Julia's House for Lost Creatures** by Ben Hatke
Extra Media 2nd -
"Piggie Pie" by Margie Palatini1
1 "Creepy Carrots" by Aaron Reynolds book cover (title, author, illustration)
2 Hampire! by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen Book Trailer
3 Searching the PAC : author search (Gutman or Osborne)
4 The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind William Kamkwamba atlas activity - Malawi
5 Introduction to Sirs Discoverer (G Form)

Week 6: 10/9 -13
Ex 1st - Farmer Duck by Martin Waddell, Pumpkin Soup by Helen Cooper
Ex 2nd
K, 1, 2 - A Big Surprise for Little Card by Charise M. Harper

Week 5: 10/2 - 7
3 Searching the Pac with "sat" Ants Don't Catch Flying Sauces by Trina Wiebe (TumblePremium)
5 Review Searching the Pac , Feather Brain by Maureen Bush (TumbleBooks)

Week 4: 9/25 -29

K Beatrice Doesn't Want To by Laura Numeroff

Library Mouse by Daniel Kirk

1 Wild About Books by Judy Sierra

San Diego Zoo

2 Scrambled States of America

50 United States

3 The Boy Who Was Raised by Librarians by Carla Morris and illustrated by Brad Sneed

That Book Woman by Heather Henson and pictures by David Small

Tomas and the Library Lady by Pat Mora

4 Memoirs: How I Learned Geography by Uri Schulevitz5
Uri Schulevitz
When I Wore My Sailor Suit by Uri Schulevitz

5 Battle of the Books Quiz

2016-17 IES teams and others

Week 3: 9/18 - 22
K- Book Care Review, Beverly Billings Checks Out a Book
1- Book Care Review, What Happened to Marion's Book
2 Finding a Just Right Book
"A Perfectly Messed-Up Story" by Patrick McDonnell
3 PAC and Basic Skills Assessment/ Reading Interests : genre labels

Week 2: 9/11 - 15


Book Care - Mr. Wiggle"s Book
Library Song
Media Manners
1st - I Took My Frog to the Library (story sequencing/library behavior)
Miss Jenny Retelling on Flannel Board
2nd - "Good Fit book"
Shelf Markers

arts of a Book/How a book is made

Parts of a book (Beatrice Doesn't Want To) ppt
Parts of a Book: Shelf elf video
Parts of a book - label game
Shelf Elf review video

Sept Rotation - Choosing "just right books"

Choosing a Good Fit Book
Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Library Rules and Procedures

CCSS 2 SL 1.1 / AASL 1.3.4
I can name two library rules and say why they are important.
Delilah D. at the Library E WIL
K-2 Library Rules ppt.

Pete the Cat "i'm Rocking in My School Shoes"
3rd - Media computer basics
IES PAC and book information (title, author, call number)
4 and 5 :
A Storm Called Katrina by Myron Uhlberg and Colin Bootman
- text connections

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

Week 1: 9/6 - 9

Orientation - "Stories Connect Us" Kate DiCamillo "Everybody's life is a story just waiting to be told."

Kindergarten - Elmer by David McKee

1st - I Took My Frog to the Library by Eric Kimmel

2nd - The Library Dragon by Carmen Deedy

Library Welcome Back Survey

3rd - The Librarian from the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler (requires login)

4th and 5th - A Storm Called Katrina by Myron Uhlberg and Colin Bootman

Catastrophe in the Gulf (Time for Kids)
Stories Connect Us (Gslides)
Library Etiquette
Books Rock From the Roof