Library Work - What are the classes working on?

  • Goosehill

    Fall:
    Introduction to Goosehill Library
    Book care
    Book selection 
    Parts of a Story

    Winter:
    Caldecott Award Books and Predictions
    Which book will win the 2011 Caldecott Award?

     
    Spring: 
    Introduction to research 




    Second Grade

    Fall:
    Introduction to West Side Library
    Book care
    Book selection 

    Award Books:
    Past Caldecott Winners
    What kind of books win the Caldecott Award?
    Caldecott Contest/Predictions
    NYS Charlotte Awards
     
    Research Topics:
    Author Study
    American Symbols/Reference material
    Community Helpers

    Projects:
    Fractured Fairytales

     
     
    Third Grade

    Fall:
    Using the "OPAC"
    Review of Dewey Decimal System
    Dewey Decimal Rap (YouTube video)
    Non-fiction books
    Book selection 

    Projects:
    Folktale Unit - Fairy Tales, Tall Tales, Fables, Trickster Tales, Porquois Tales, Myths/Legends
    Folktales Around the World
    Robin Hood
     
    Research:
    Countries of the World
    Using Grolier Online Database
    Travel Suitcases