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Wednesday, April 25

  1. page Poetry Websites edited ... War Poets (World War I) POETRY READINGS Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature - From th…
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    War Poets (World War I)
    POETRY READINGS
    Archive of Recorded Poetry and Literature - From the Library of Congress - contains nearly two thousand recordings—of poets and prose writers participating in literary events at the Library’s Capitol Hill campus as well as sessions at the Library’s Recording Laboratory.
    BBC Online: Poetry
    Favorite Poem Project
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  2. page Graphics and Other Media edited ... Music Archives has free music downloads (but no sounds) SOUND EFFECTS BBC Sound Effects - T…
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    Music Archives has free music downloads (but no sounds)
    SOUND EFFECTS
    BBC Sound Effects - These Sound Effects are BBC copyright, but they may be used for personal, educational or research purposes.
    Free Sound Effects: Where to Find Them Online
    Free Sounds
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Monday, April 23

  1. page Internet Safety edited ... Digital Compass (Common Sense Media) Common Sense Media’s Digital Compass addresses digital …
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    Digital Compass (Common Sense Media)
    Common Sense Media’s Digital Compass addresses digital citizenship in a blended-learning environment. For grades 6-9, Digital Compass leads students through the fundamentals of digital citizenship with animated adventures and interactive experiences.
    Facebook - Step by step guife to see what applications are connected to your Facebook profile
    NSTeens - Through animated videos, short films, games, and interactive comics, NSTeens teaches tweens and teens about making safer choices online. Teaching materials are available for intermediate, middle school, and high school educators so they can bring these engaging lessons right into the classroom. All resources on NSTeens.org are available free of charge.
    Own Your Own Space- "Keep Yourself and Your Stuff Safe Online" -a downloadable book for Teens on a wide range of topics related to Internet Safety created in conjunction with Microsoft.
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Monday, April 16

  1. page Just for Media Specialists edited ... Nebraska Library Comission - Books in series database What's Next in a Series - series for al…
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    Nebraska Library Comission - Books in series database
    What's Next in a Series - series for all ages
    https://askatechteacher.com/great-kids-websites/
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Friday, March 23

  1. page Just Social Studies edited ... Charters of Freedom - from the National Archives - Information and images on several important…
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    Charters of Freedom - from the National Archives - Information and images on several important historical American documents including the Declaration of Independence, Constitution, and Bill of Rights.
    Congressional Timeline displays legislation and current events from 1933 to the present. Includes examples of documents, photos, audio clips, transcripts, videos, and lesson plans all related to legislation.
    Historical Supreme Court Cases - searchable, from the Library of Congress
    Lincoln Memorial: An interactive tour of this historic monument on the Washington Mall. Included are video talks from the park rangers who care for it.
    Oyez Project - A great resource on the US Supreme Court - transcript-synchronized and searchable audio, plain-English case summaries, illustrated decision information, and opinions. Oyez also provides detailed information on every justice throughout history and offers a panoramic tour of the Supreme Court building, including the chambers of several justices.
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Thursday, March 22

  1. page Just for Media Specialists edited ... Book Lists Here is a list of recommended K-8 non-fiction titles shared by Karen Coy, our INFO…
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    Book Lists
    Here is a list of recommended K-8 non-fiction titles shared by Karen Coy, our INFOhio liason. It is taken from a presentation entitled No Fear NonFiction: Meeting the Challenge that was given by Dr. Linda Gann at the American Association of School Librarians conference.
    {Nonfiction_K-12_Booklist.ods}
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    her session.
    What Kids Are Reading -brings you students’ top picks in every grade based on data from Renaissance Accelerated Reader®.

    Dewey Call Numbers-
    Classify - allows you to type in the standard number, author/title or subject and receive the Dewey and LCC number and subject headings.
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Tuesday, March 20

  1. page Just English edited ... INFOhio Citation Guide: Citing Sources Technology makes it easy to copy and share ideas and in…
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    INFOhio Citation Guide: Citing Sources Technology makes it easy to copy and share ideas and information. Learn how to maintain academic integrity while you are doing your research.
    OWL - Purdue Online Writing Lab is another excellent resource to get you started!
    IRSCLibraries - User friendly with lots of examples
    Citation Creation Sites: (plug in the info and the citation is created for you)
    EASY CITATIONS: Get your citations directly from Infohio or Follett Destiny when you use these resources.
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  2. page Student Tools edited ... Citations For an easy to use and up-to-date (8th edition) ONLINE Guide, go to MLA Formatting …
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    Citations
    For an easy to use and up-to-date (8th edition) ONLINE Guide, go to MLA Formatting and Style Guide written by members of Purdue's "Owl."
    Another helpful site is IRSCLibraries
    Citation Creators can be found in many sites. (Go to the Just English page for more choices.) - plug in the info and the citation is created for you
    EASY CITATIONS: Get your citations directly from Infohio or Follett Destiny when you use these resources.
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  3. page 2017-18 WIKI UPDATES edited American Association of School Librarians Best Websites for Teaching & Learning 2017 (See a…

    American Association of School Librarians Best Websites for Teaching & Learning 2017
    (See a sampling below. Follow the link above for the complete list. Also try, Best Apps for Teaching & Learning 2017)
    Just English
    Write the World
    Wikispaces is dedicated to improvingclosing this July 2018.
    I am in
    the writingprocess of high school students through a global online community and guided interactive process. Tools include writing prompts, competitions, peer and expert review and more.
    Just Foreign Language
    DuoLingo for Schools - lessons give each student personalized feedback and practice, preparing them to get the most out
    migrating some of classroom instruction. Teachers can track all their students in one place through our brand new dashboard.
    Podcasts
    Spreaker - Discover and listen
    resources to your favorite podcasts for freea different platform. If there are specific resources or sign uppages that you would like to create your own!
    Project Format Ideas
    Buncee - A creation and presentation tool for students and educators to create interactive classroom content, allowing learners of all ages to visualize concepts and communicate creatively.
    Puzzles and Games
    Baamboozle - provides a platform for creating and playing games that can be used as topic introductions, lesson review and assessment
    see included, please contact me, Pam Hopkins at all grade levels. Play games already created with no log in required.(pam.hopkins@southwestschools.org).
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Friday, February 9

  1. page 2017-18 WIKI UPDATES edited ... Just Foreign Language DuoLingo for Schools - lessons give each student personalized feedback …
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    Just Foreign Language
    DuoLingo for Schools - lessons give each student personalized feedback and practice, preparing them to get the most out of classroom instruction. Teachers can track all their students in one place through our brand new dashboard.
    Podcasts
    Spreaker - Discover and listen to your favorite podcasts for free or sign up to create your own!
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    Format Ideas
    Buncee - A creation and presentation tool for students and educators to create interactive classroom content, allowing learners of all ages to visualize concepts and communicate creatively.
    Puzzles and Games
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