Welcome to BookBird's Wiki

This page is definitely a work in progress... but I can't do it alone!
Want to help me out? Well get busy! It's easy!
  1. Sign up for a wikispaces account
  2. Request to join this space on list to the left. Tell me your name, your school, and a little about yourself.

That's all it takes!


Students


Viking Book Bunch- Podcasts of the Booktalks-to-Go as well as a link to the Bookbird Blog.
Talk the Talk- An online glossary of library related vocab.
Library Resources- Resources on topics specific to Hopewell Memorial Junior High School compiled by M. Shenefiel
Teen Reads- Looking for your next read? Try this website.
Teen Library Use Survey
Creating a Bibliography- A guide created by Mrs. S.
A Research Guide for Students- Lots of super information about conducting research. Chapters 11 and 12 deal with creating a bibliography.

Librarians/Teachers


BCASL- Information for the Beaver County Association of School Librarians.
Beaver Regional Group- Information for the Beaver Regional Group.
K12 Wiki- Student Data Storage: My first attempt at a wikispace.
Participate in the free K12 Online Conference An OUTSTANDING resources for anyone who wants to learn more about Web 2.0.
From their "About" page: The “K12 Online Conference” is for teachers, administrators and educators around the world interested in the use of Web 2.0 tools in classrooms and professional practice! The 2007 conference is scheduled to be held over two weeks, October 15-19 and October 22-26 of 2007, and will include a preconference keynote during the week of October 8. The conference theme is “Playing with Boundaries.”
The Fischbowl Trilogy- Three presentations about the past, present and future of information and information access. Interesting stuff....
ALA Wiki- Provides links to ALA resources including blogs and podcasts.
Library Resources- Resources on topics specific to Hopewell Memorial Junior High School compiled by M. Shenefiel
Project Planning- Those involved with cooperative projects use this link to access the planning page.
My Favorite Blogs- These are blogs that I subscribe to and read regularly. Relevant to teaching and libraries.
Graphic Novels- Here are resources related to using graphic novels in the library. Feel free to add resources.
Pittsburgh Public Schools' Library Services Scope and Sequence-
Teachlibrary Wikispace Developed by Sam Jackendoff from the Pittsburgh Public Schools. Forum for sharing library lesson plans
Bloom's Taxonomy Blooms Digitally- Article by Andrew Churches published April 1, 2008, from TechLearning.com. This article discusses revisions to Bloom's taxonomy and includes a digital taxonomy map.
Videoconferencing Resources
ALA School Library Funding Website
My KTI 2008- Links and notes about my experiences at the 2008 Keystones Technology Inegrators Summit.

Online Course Design

Resources- 21st Century Skills
Course Design Template