Library:Education Library: LLED351/Online library catalogues
Activity 2 Online Library Catalogues
K-3 Searching for a book title
Primary students need to know how to find out if a book is in their school library.
What would they need to be taught about using their school's online library catalogue.
Their inquiry is about butterflies and they want to find the book The Very Hungry Caterpillar?
What would you teach your students in order for them to undertake this activity? Use the online catalogue for your school.
Grade 4-8 Searching for resources on a topic in the school library and the public library.
Intermediate students need to use their school library's online catalogue and also the online catalogue found at their public library.
They need to know how to search for materials on a topic. Your students need to find books and audiovisual materials on magnets and magnetism.
What would they need to know to use their school library catalogue and their public library catalogue in order to complete this searching.
In this exercise choose the District where you will be going and the public library that your students will be using.