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Artwork by Tommy Kovac

September
Books about starting school
Library Orientation -- NonFiction Booktalk
Teach your attention getting signal
Teach your listening song to K
5 Finger Rule for selecting books
Freedom to Read Week

October
Kindergarten Read Alouds Alphabet Books
Read Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom Song
What's My Genre? Bookmark Contest
Scary Stories

November
Book Fair and Book Fair Preview
Show Book Fair Videos
Elementary School Video
Middle School Video

December
Book Care
Characterization: Elmer the Elephant
Heroes
Read aloud books with favorite characters:
  • Elephant and Piggy
  • Franklin
  • Clifford
How the Grinch Stole Christmas Cause and Effect Map (Thinking Maps)
Holiday Lessons from Scholastic
Holiday Lessons from Elementary Librarian

January
Library Mouse
Stellaluna (Double Bubble Thinking Map)
Goal Setting
Biography Timeline (Flow Map Thinking Map)

February
Martin Luther King Biography
Kindness Activities from The Crafty Counselor
Valentine Stories
Make Valentine Cards

March
Read Across America Week
Horton Hatches the Egg
My Many Colored Days by Dr. Seuss
The Crayon Box that Talked
Dictionary Days
St. Patrick's Day
Fairy Tales

April
SPOT by David Wiesner
Solar System Report from Monarch Library
Planet Report
Ant Report
Parts of the Story Teachers Pay Teachers Freebie
Poem in My Pocket

May
NBC Learn
Check in Books
Book Fair Video Middle School
Bookmark Contest
Oh, the Places You'll Go

June
Inventory and Closing Procedures

Resources:
Denton Library
http://dentonlibrary.wikispaces.com/Library+Orientation+Lessons

My LMC Web by Mr. Breitsprecher
http://mylmcweb.com/

Monarch Library
https://monarchlibrary.wikispaces.com/teacherresources

Hanover County Pubic Schools
http://hcps2.hanover.k12.va.us/instruction/media/LessonPlanBook.htm

Franklin County Public Schools
https://sites.google.com/a/frco.k12.va.us/fcpslibrarymedia/Library-Curriculum/Elementary-Lesson-Plans

North Ease Independent Texas
http://teacher.neisd.net/library/public/lessonplan/

Library Centers
http://www.mrs-lodges-library.com/centers/

Library Learners
http://librarylearners.com/

Round Rock
http://rrisdlibrarians.wikispaces.com/Elementary+Lesson+Plans

LM Net wiki
http://lmnet.wikispaces.com/

Elementary Library Routines
http://elementarylibraryroutines.wikispaces.com/Library+Curriculum

Library Rules Prezi
http://prezi.com/wbad6blma2x4/library-rules-for-grades-3-5/

Teacher Vision Library Resources
https://www.teachervision.com/libraries/teacher-resources/55273.html

The Kissing Hand:
http://www.busyteacherscafe.com/literature_guides/kissinghand.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0URlsHiPy10

Scaredy Squirrel Goes to the Library
http://www.teachertube.com/video/scaredy-squirrel-goes-to-the-library-194710

Kindergarten Lesson Ideas
http://www.powell.k12.ky.us/olc/page.aspx?id=9892&s=1037

Cheryl Sigmon's Website
http://www.cherylsigmon.com/handouts.asp

The book Bug
http://mrsnthebookbug.blogspot.com/p/freebies.html

Thinking Place
http://thinkingplace.wikispaces.com/home

Information Skills Directory
http://www.sldirectory.com/libsf/resf/libplans.html