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Eagle Point Library

1st Quarter Report-2012

Circulation Statistics & Teacher Requests

  • Total Checkouts: 4522 (+61 or up 1% from last year)

  • Teacher Book Requests: 10 (-2 or down 20% from last year)

Library Classes

Kindergarten
  • Introduction to check-out procedures
  • How to use a shelf marker
  • Book care
  • Parts of a book
  • Colors
  • Shapes
  • Feelings & emotions

1st Grade
  • Book care
  • Choosing a "just right book"
  • Real vs. make believe (fiction vs. nonfiction)
  • Parts of a book
  • Alliteration
  • Community helpers

2nd Grade
  • Book care
  • Choosing a "just right book"
  • Alphabetical order
  • Fiction vs. nonfiction

3rd Grade
  • Sections of the library (created map)
  • Introduction to the online catalog (OPAC)

4th Grade
  • Review how to use the OPAC
  • Primary vs. secondary sources

5th Grade
  • Review how to use the OPAC
  • Dictionary skills (guide words & multiple definitions)

6th Grade
  • Review how to use the OPAC
  • Review reference sources
  • Review bibliographies
  • Review book arrangement
  • Cafe Dewey game (review nonfiction book arrangement)

Professional Development: OELMA (Ohio Educational Library Media Association) Conference

  • Networking opportunities
  • How to support the new Common Core Standards
  • Importance of teacher-librarians with the new Common Core
  • Collection development ideas
  • Reading motivation ideas
  • Teacher librarian evaluations

Thank you so much for this amazing opportunity!