Download Tips and Other Bright Ideas for Elementary School Libraries: by Kate Vande Brake PDF

By Kate Vande Brake

From library management to examining promoting to using net 2.0 instruments, to delivering confident public kinfolk and selling exact occasions, enforcing the information during this publication in any tuition environment can appear life-saving. those useful and artistic tools are accumulated from the easiest rules released in Library Media Connection. those positive principles are priceless to common university librarians who crave clean principles and most sensible practices and are searhing for extra enticing how one can current library fabrics and lessons.

Tips and different brilliant principles for ordinary college Libraries: quantity 4 is equipped into logical sections that take on subject matters similar to handling the library, operating with scholars, operating with academics, selling studying, instructing library talents, and utilizing expertise. The contents supply user-friendly institution library pros a transparent, entire instruction manual to creating their media and study middle successful on each level.

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By Olga M. Nesi

Getting past "Interesting": instructing scholars the Vocabulary of entice talk about Their Reading is a pragmatic software ebook that provides librarians all of the instruments they should enforce the instructing of either allure phrases and ebook Hook writing and sharing. while scholars know the way to put in writing publication Hooks and feature entry to an easy-to-use process for permitting scholars to percentage ebook Hooks, the result's drastically elevated studying during the strength of peer recommendations.

This e-book not just offers an in depth plan for educating allure phrases and e-book Hook writing, however it additionally presents wide appendices containing all of the black line masters and varieties had to enforce those classes. consequently, practitioners should be in a position to improve their scholars' studying tradition via elevated sharing of reading—and most significantly, by way of empowering scholars having the ability to basically outline their interpreting preferences.

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Download Producing for the Web (Media Skills) by Jason Whittaker PDF

By Jason Whittaker

Generating for the net is a transparent and useful advisor to the making plans, developing and administration of an internet site. It provides readers a accomplished evaluate of the present applied sciences on hand for online communications and indicates how one can use then for optimum influence while making plans an internet site.Producing for the net units out the sensible toolkit that an internet manufacturer would require to create their web site, from internet and photo editors to details processing and programme purposes. Supported through a frequently up-to-date and entire site, generating for the internet includes:* an creation to the net and the area vast net* illustrated examples of fine web page layout and placement content material* online aid, tutorials and data on most up-to-date applied sciences* recommendation on content material, upkeep and the way to take advantage of websites successfully* how most sensible to maximize to be had programmes and functions* pointers on writing and magnificence* a dialogue approximately ethics and law* an in depth record of assets and net terminology.

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Download Bichitra: The Making of an Online Tagore Variorum by Sukanta Chaudhuri PDF

By Sukanta Chaudhuri

This publication records the production of the Bichitra on-line Tagore Variorum, a publicly obtainable database of Rabindranath Tagore's whole works in Bengali and English totaling a few 140,000 pages of basic fabric. Chapters disguise leading edge elements of the positioning, all replicable in different tasks: a hyperbibliography; a seek engine and hyperconcordance operating around the database; and a special collation application evaluating version texts at 3 degrees. There also are chapters at the distinctive difficulties of processing manuscripts, and on making plans the web site. Early chapters take readers during the historical past of the undertaking, an summary of Tagore’s works, and the Bengali writing approach with the demanding situations of adapting it to digital shape.

The identify Bichitra, that means "various" in Bengali, alludes either to the nice number of Tagore’s works and to their a variety of phases of composition. past their literary excellence, they're extraordinary for his or her sheer volume, the variety of version varieties of a good many goods, and their afterlife in translation, usually the poet’s personal. Seldom if ever has a similar author revised his fabric and recast it throughout genres on any such scale.​​ Tagore received the Nobel Prize in 1913.

By its value-added presentation of this diversity of fabric, Bichitra could be a version for destiny databases protecting an author’s entire works or different significant corpus of texts. It bargains significantly accelerated entry to Tagore’s writings, and allows new forms of study together with computational textual content research. The “book of the web site” indicates in technical and human phrases how researchers with pursuits in artwork, literature and know-how can collaborate on cultural informatics tasks.

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Download Powerful PowerPoint for Educators: Using Visual Basic for by David M. Marcovitz PDF

By David M. Marcovitz

While PowerPoint offers robust functions for growing dynamic school room classes and enriching curriculum, few educators know how to exploit those integrated gains. the second one version of this functional advisor is helping educators produce artistic multimedia fabric for his or her scholars, despite their point of programming proficiency.

Powerful PowerPoint for Educators: utilizing visible simple for functions to Make PowerPoint Interactive, moment Edition discusses the academic advantages of multimedia guideline and offers a evaluate of intermediate PowerPoint talents. writer David Marcovitz explains the idea that of visible simple for functions (VBA) scripting and offers steadily complex talents and perform examples. whereas different books that describe VBA are written in a hugely technical demeanour, this ebook is aimed at educators with very little programming history and comprises suggestions for editing the perform examples for his or her personal interactive multimedia projects.

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Download Wings of Fancy: Using Readers Theatre to Study Fantasy Genre by Joan Garner PDF

By Joan Garner

That includes scripts for popular classical fable tales, in addition to extra present entries into the style, Wings of Fancy addresses subgenres reminiscent of: Fairies and Enchanted Creatures; incredible Beasts and speaking Animals. every one script bargains a precis of the tale with historical past info at the writer and tale, plus prompt additional readings. Staging and presentation instructions are integrated, as is a word list of latest and surprising phrases. in contrast to so much different books of this kind, lesson plans and undertaking rules also are integrated for every tale. Grades 4-8The Readers Theatre sequence provides unique scripts written for the aim of educating a selected literary style. each one booklet consists of 24-28 scripts, keyed to released books, performs, poems or tales in that style, encouraging scholars to learn the originals to complete the correlated venture. Staging and presentation instructions are integrated. Two-leveled (lower and better point) initiatives with all wanted lesson plans, varieties and dialogue also are supplied for every script.

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Download Preservation and Archiving: Challenges & Solutions by Joyce McIntosh PDF

By Joyce McIntosh

Preservation and Archiving covers the various matters eager about conserving ancient records and archiving very important fabrics. The publication addresses digitization, garage and retrieval platforms, assortment protection matters, protection of revealed fabrics, salvaging broken and jeopardized fabrics, and lots more and plenty extra. Readers achieve an knowing of the large diversity of demanding situations libraries face in conserving and archiving fabrics for destiny generations.

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Download Jim Aylesworth and YOU (The Author and YOU) by Jim Aylesworth PDF

By Jim Aylesworth

This publication positive aspects Jim Aylesworth, a well-liked photo ebook writer. It discusses his existence and paintings in addition to the discovering, writing, and illustrating of chosen books. dialogue of kid's studying improvement, together with ideas and the author's philosophy approximately utilizing books with young ones is out there, whereas lesson plan principles and actions for every identify offer functional support. The e-book is an interesting window into the existence and paintings of this renowned kid's writer, and offers perception into previous Black Fly, tough Fox, and every of his tales.This ebook beneficial properties Jim Aylesworth, a well-liked photo booklet writer. It discusses his lifestyles and paintings and the learning, writing, and illustrating of chosen books. dialogue of kid's examining improvement, together with innovations and the author's philosophy approximately utilizing books with little ones is incorporated, whereas lesson plan rules and actions for every identify supply sensible support and expand scholar studying. The ebook is an engaging window into the lifestyles and paintings of this renowned kid's writer and provides perception into previous Black Fly, tough Fox, and every of his tales.Playing at the word, the writer and you—a usually taught examining comprehension strategy—this new sequence assists the instructor and teacher-librarian in realizing the underlying reasons of the writer as they organize studying actions for his or her scholars. The sequence (and this ebook) focuses totally on books for the ordinary age baby (K-6) and lines insights into the author's heritage, reasons, and ambitions in writing his books. by way of furnishing an summary of the author's works, the books within the sequence supply academics the massive photo. each one publication positive factors own information regarding the writer, together with perception into why she or he writes a selected kind of e-book, plus principles that would help lecturers in lesson plans and/or actions for every of the author's featured books. classes pressure the actual curiosity of the writer so the writer and also you (the instructor) can construct a collaborative tutorial courting utilizing the cloth supplied. each one e-book is written via the featured writer or in shut collaboration with her or him. Grades K-6.

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Download Medieval art: A resource for educators by Michael Norris PDF

By Michael Norris

This source is a distillation of greater than 1,200 years of medieval artwork within the Museum's assortment from western Europe and Byzantium, and offers ways and methods for educating paintings of the center a long time. one of the contents are an outline of medieval instances and artwork; dialogue of points of medieval existence, together with knighthood, monasticism, pilgrimage, and pleasures and interests; details on artists' fabrics and methods; lesson plans; and a map and bibliography.

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