The library is an important tool to help students study independently. Introduce your class to Oxbridge, a studious little owl, who will show them the organization of a library, the Dewey System, the basic skills to write a project, and much more! 67 Activities.
Get the most use out of your local library with the help of this comprehensive 6 page study guide covering different aspects of the library-going experience. Wanting to know the types of books libraries carry or how to utilize the Dewey Decimal system? This information and more can be found within each jam-packed page, complete with key definitions, detailed lists, and helpful charts and tables. Whether you’re a novice library patron or a seasoned veteran, this guide is for you! Topics covered include: •Library Services •Parts of the Library •Library Behavior & Book Care •Library Cards •E-readers & E-books •Finding Materials in a Library •Reference Tools •…and more!
Reading is an exciting means of exploring the world. This series of books is designed to develop skills for interpreting written text and uses an outcomes approach to learning. The worksheets give students opportunities to achieve the broad outcomes for 'Reading and Viewing in the English Learning Area'. Purpose and Outcomes of each worksheet are identified. Worksheets guide students through the information finding process. Multiple choice questions prepare students for benchmark tests. Comprehension activities compliment any english programme. Activities are designed to promote discussion and extension. Text forms include narrative and poetry. Pertinent points to assist teachers are listed.
This unique and very popular series of books assists the classroom teacher in teaching students skills required to use a library. Easy to follow step by step guide of the research process is provided, along with teaching tips for each topic. Skills based activities relevant to today's learning have been tried and tested by qualified teachers. This series promotes a love and appreciation of literature. Features include: research section with evaluation page for assessment, did you know? section containing interesting facts, teacher's notes with a 'touch of humour', activities on the Dewey decimal system and a glossary of library terms.