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JAMES DENMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL LIBRARY

 

LIBRARY STUDENT SATISFACTION SURVEY

 

https://forms.gle/5EGYYa1UhyUh6XUC6

 

This is a simple google form. The data collected will help the librarian to improve the Library program and direct Library purchases.

Follett Destiny Online Library Catalog

NEW NOMINEES FOR

APRIL 2019-MARCH 2020

CYRM BOOK TRAILERS

COMING SOON

CALIFORNIA YOUNG READER MEDAL WINNERS 2018-19 (STATE)

Intermediate -- The War that Saved my Life 

Middle School -- Echo 

Young Adult -- Written in the Stars

Picture Books for Older Readers -- Emmanuel's Dream

MORE DATABASES

               

ANIMAL DIVERSITY WEB

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MAKERSPACE IN THE LIBRARY

  • Thursdays

  • Starting March 7 one table will feature/ target one activity

  • Other activities- cards (Uno), Jenga, Keva planks, Connect 4, board games, origami, knitting, etc

  • NO iPads on Thursdays

Great TEEN BOOKS

YALSA TEEN BOOKLIST DATABASE

(Young Adult Library Services Association)

 

Other Booklists and Award Winners from YALSA

(includes audio books, videos, graphic novels)

LIBRARY ORIENTATION

Sign up Form to be a Voluntary Library TA

CALIFORNIA YOUNG READER MEDAL

Tweentribune from Smithsonian

MONTHLY CELEBRATION/ EVENTS FOR APRIL *

This link has been redone so that it should be accessible; if not please email ms. Lai.

CLICK HERE FOR MAY RESOURCES ON:

  • Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

  • National Foster Care Month

  • National Asthma & Allergy Awareness Month

    • May 5 National Asthma Day

  • Screen Free Week - April 29-May 5

  • Children's Book Week - May 5-10

    • Children's Day - May 5

  • Teacher Appreciation Week - May 6-10

    • National Teacher Day - May 7

  • ReThink Your Drink Week  - May 16-20

  • May the 4th Be With You

  • Cinco de mayo - May 5

  • Mothers' Day - May 12

  • Brown vs. Board of Education Anniversary - May 17

  • Memorial Day - May 27

Author Jason Reynolds speaking about poetry as a means of reaching reluctant readers

BOOKLISTS FOR STUDENTS

Back to School SFPL Library Resources

CRAAP TEST

  • HEALTHIER SF  - Student, Family, and Community Support Department (SFCSD) is privileged to support San Francisco youth and families, through building school capacity to address student needs, and working to achieve District-wide academic goals. Additionally, through its programs, services and curricula, SFCSD seeks to increase student achievement, and pro-social student behaviors so all students can become high achieving and joyful learners.
  • LGTBQ Support (http://www.healthiersf.org/LGBTQ/index.php)

NEWSPAPERS

Denman Library Google Site

 

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Lilah Sturges, author of Lumberjanes The Infernal Compass, presented to six ELA classes during 6th and 7th periods on Tuesday, November 27 in the Library.  Each ELA teacher was given a copy of the book.

Library Hours

 Monday-Friday  

8:30am-3:40pm

SFUSD LibGuide

SFUSD TEACHER PROJECTS AND RESOURCES

http://sfusd.libguides.com/

LIBGUIDES SITES AND RESOURCES

LIBGUIDES COMMUNITY

https://community.libguides.com

Search and explore:

605,804 PUBLISHED GUIDES
175,842 LIBRARIANS
4,753 INSTITUTIONS
58 COUNTRIES

 

PALO ALTO UNIFIED LIBGUIDES

http://libguides.pausd.org/index.php/

PALO ALTO K-5 DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP

http://libguides.pausd.org/content.php?pid=481713&sid=3947373

Here’s one that is wordy (mostly for teachers to use) about Digital Citizenship. But, it is for the whole of K-5. See the tabs across the top for grade levels.

CHAMBERSBURG K-5 DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP

http://chambersburg.libguides.com/content.php?pid=536967&sid=4416493. This one is better for Internet Safety

HOW TO FIND SOMETHING GREAT IN THE LIBRARY

http://sfusd.libguides.com/content.php?pid=539920

 

SFUSD TEACHER LIBRARIAN WEB PAGE

SFUSD Libraries

 

SCHOOL SITES LIBRARY 

SEARCH SMART

DESTINY "QUIZ"

Library Lesson Assessment

AASL LESSON PLAN DATABASE FOR 21ST CENTURY LEARNING

Free Technology for Teachers

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