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Year of Library Curriculum: Grade 1

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COMPLETE First Grade Library Curriculum for an entire school year! This Curriculum Bundle outlines what to teach in your library media center for First Grade students across multiple content areas.  

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Dinosaur Virtual Field Trip

Let students walk amongst giants on a dinosaur virtual field trip! They’ll experience dinosaurs first hand, jot their observations, and can even extend their learning with short informational passages!

👇🏼 DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW TO SEE WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THIS RESOURCES

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Paper Makerspace Challenges: No Prep

No Prep Makerspace Challenges are perfect for busy librarians and staff who run makerspaces. Just print the challenges and leave them out for anyone to use without adding additional prep to their plates! 

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Novel Engineering Journal

ENGAGE STUDENTS IN THE ENGINEERING AND DESIGN PROCESS THROUGH LITERATURE! Encourage students to think creatively about the problems characters face in the books they read when you invite them to engineer alternative solutions.

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Book Fair Activities for elementary Students

Book Fair Activities

Elevate your book fair with these engaging book fair activities, ensuring a balanced and inclusive experience for all students and librarians alike.

The digital activities included require the download of these free apps to student devices: Canva, ChatterPix Kids, 3DBear, Goosechase, PicCollage EDU.

👇🏼 Download the preview to see what's included!

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Video Graphic Organizers

Help students stay focused and organized when creating videos. Video software and platforms can feel overwhelming to students, and it’s easy for them to become distracted by any platform’s bells and whistles. Eliminate that feeling for them and use  a systematic approach when teaching video making.

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Conditional Coding Alphabet

STUDENTS LEARN THE ALPHABET, SPELL THEIR NAMES, AND LEARN CODING CONCEPTS WHILE THEY GET UP AND MOVE!

👇🏼 PREVIEW WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE CODING ALPHABET ACTIVITY!

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Remixing Code

Activities to help students critically think about the code they choose to use.

👇🏼 PREVIEW WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THIS ACTIVITY

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First Grade Research Graphic Organizers

Help First Graders Organize their Research Notes.

The files for PicCollage™ and Seesaw™ are linked on page 4. Click the link and you will be brought to a folder. Click the download arrow in the upper right to get your own copy!

 

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Analyzing Resources Grade 1

Keep students engaged in the research process by teaching them how to access, choose, and use resources that teach them about their topic and meet their learning needs.

👇🏼 DOWNLOAD A PREVIEW OF WHAT IS INCLUDED FOR 1ST GRADE TO ANALYZE RESOURCES.

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Help young learners unlock the secrets of research success with engaging activities to teach types of research sources!

Types of Research Sources

Teach young researchers to identify different types of sources!

👇🏼 PREVIEW WHAT ACTIVITIES ARE INCLUDED IN THE TYPES OF SOURCES FOR RESEARCH.

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First Day Activities: First Grade

Print, digital and unplugged activities that give First Graders a glimpse of what to look forward to in Library class.

👇🏼 PREVIEW WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THESE 1ST DAY WITH 1ST GRADE.

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COPY - PASTE SHORTCUT PRACTICE

Learning how to copy and paste on a Chromebook for the first time can feel overwhelming to young learners. There are a lot of steps to remember! And, it doesn’t feel natural to little hands to press and hold one key while quickly clicking another. It takes time and practice to master this skill.

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COPY - PASTE SHORTCUT PRACTICE: Dinosaurs

Learning how to copy and paste on a Chromebook for the first time can feel overwhelming to young learners. There are a lot of steps to remember! And, it doesn’t feel natural to little hands to press and hold one key while quickly clicking another. It takes time and practice to master this skill.

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COPY - PASTE SHORTCUT PRACTICE: Pond Life

Learning how to copy and paste on a Chromebook for the first time can feel overwhelming to young learners. There are a lot of steps to remember! And, it doesn’t feel natural to little hands to press and hold one key while quickly clicking another. It takes time and practice to master this skill.

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COPY - PASTE SHORTCUT PRACTICE: STORYTIME

Learning how to copy and paste on a Chromebook for the first time can feel overwhelming to young learners. There are a lot of steps to remember! And, it doesn’t feel natural to little hands to press and hold one key while quickly clicking another. It takes time and practice to master this skill!

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COPY - PASTE SHORTCUT PRACTICE: VEHICLES

Learning how to copy and paste on a Chromebook for the first time can feel overwhelming to young learners. There are a lot of steps to remember! And, it doesn’t feel natural to little hands to press and hold one key while quickly clicking another. It takes time and practice to master this skill.

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Elementary Library Scope and Sequence

The PreK - 6 Library Scope & Sequence is a comprehensive guide that breaks down what to teach week-by-week. This invaluable resource outlines the curriculum for PreKindergarten through 6th Grade, ensuring you never scramble for ideas.

👇🏼 Download the preview to see what’s included. 

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Halloween No Prep Makerspace Activities

Engage students in Halloween themed read alouds and makerspace activities with no extra prep for you.

👇🏼 PREVIEW WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE NO PREP MAKERSPACE ACTIVITIES

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No-Prep Library Sub Plans: Grades 1 and 2

Say goodbye to the stress of last-minute sub preparations and welcome a seamless substitute experience in your library with our convenient No-Prep Library Sub Plans.

👉🏼 This is a Google Slides file. You will be provided with a copy for your own Google Drive. 

👉🏼 Read more about how to keep substitute teacher happy!

👇🏼 Download the preview to see what’s included and try a sample of the activity! 

Do you shop on TpT? If so, you can purchase this resource in my TpT Shop here.

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NO PREP Plans for ANY Biography

STOP SPENDING LARGE AMOUNTS OF TIME ON PLANS THAT SUBS WON’T USE AND STUDENTS WON’T LIKE. These NO PREP Sub Plans will leave subs and students happy without taking up loads of your prep time. Just print, organize and take a worry free day off!

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NO PREP Plans for Any Picture Books

STOP SPENDING LARGE AMOUNTS OF TIME ON PLANS THAT SUBS WON’T USE AND STUDENTS WON’T LIKE. These NO PREP Sub Plans will leave subs and students happy without taking up loads of your prep time. Just print, organize and take a worry free day off!

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NO PREP PLANS FOR ANY INFORMATIONAL BOOK

STOP SPENDING LARGE AMOUNTS OF TIME ON PLANS THAT SUBS WON’T USE AND STUDENTS WON’T LIKE. These NO PREP Sub Plans will leave subs and students happy without taking up loads of your prep time. Just print, organize and take a worry free day off!

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Teach library media routines, procedures, and concepts to young learners pretty quickly with these library skills songs that get everyone singing!

Library Skills Songs

Help students learn library routines, skills, and concepts through music! Elementary children can struggle to keep all of the specials’ expectations straight. These cute and corny songs help them remember routines and skills that are library specific.

 

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Spine Label Order: Library Activities

Help students learn how to find the books they love on the library shelves. They’ll be able to use the alphabet, spine labels, and authors’ last names to be independent library patrons.  

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Dinosaur Virtual Field Trip

Let students walk amongst giants on a dinosaur virtual field trip! They’ll experience dinosaurs first hand, jot their observations, and can even extend their learning with short informational passages!

👇🏼 DOWNLOAD THE PREVIEW TO SEE WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THIS RESOURCES

1

Paper Makerspace Challenges: No Prep

No Prep Makerspace Challenges are perfect for busy librarians and staff who run makerspaces. Just print the challenges and leave them out for anyone to use without adding additional prep to their plates! 

1

Novel Engineering Journal

ENGAGE STUDENTS IN THE ENGINEERING AND DESIGN PROCESS THROUGH LITERATURE! Encourage students to think creatively about the problems characters face in the books they read when you invite them to engineer alternative solutions.

1
Book Fair Activities for elementary Students

Book Fair Activities

Elevate your book fair with these engaging book fair activities, ensuring a balanced and inclusive experience for all students and librarians alike.

The digital activities included require the download of these free apps to student devices: Canva, ChatterPix Kids, 3DBear, Goosechase, PicCollage EDU.

👇🏼 Download the preview to see what's included!

1

Video Graphic Organizers

Help students stay focused and organized when creating videos. Video software and platforms can feel overwhelming to students, and it’s easy for them to become distracted by any platform’s bells and whistles. Eliminate that feeling for them and use  a systematic approach when teaching video making.

1

Conditional Coding Alphabet

STUDENTS LEARN THE ALPHABET, SPELL THEIR NAMES, AND LEARN CODING CONCEPTS WHILE THEY GET UP AND MOVE!

👇🏼 PREVIEW WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE CODING ALPHABET ACTIVITY!

1

Remixing Code

Activities to help students critically think about the code they choose to use.

👇🏼 PREVIEW WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THIS ACTIVITY

1

First Grade Research Graphic Organizers

Help First Graders Organize their Research Notes.

The files for PicCollage™ and Seesaw™ are linked on page 4. Click the link and you will be brought to a folder. Click the download arrow in the upper right to get your own copy!

 

1

Analyzing Resources Grade 1

Keep students engaged in the research process by teaching them how to access, choose, and use resources that teach them about their topic and meet their learning needs.

👇🏼 DOWNLOAD A PREVIEW OF WHAT IS INCLUDED FOR 1ST GRADE TO ANALYZE RESOURCES.

1
Help young learners unlock the secrets of research success with engaging activities to teach types of research sources!

Types of Research Sources

Teach young researchers to identify different types of sources!

👇🏼 PREVIEW WHAT ACTIVITIES ARE INCLUDED IN THE TYPES OF SOURCES FOR RESEARCH.

1

First Day Activities: First Grade

Print, digital and unplugged activities that give First Graders a glimpse of what to look forward to in Library class.

👇🏼 PREVIEW WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THESE 1ST DAY WITH 1ST GRADE.

1

COPY - PASTE SHORTCUT PRACTICE

Learning how to copy and paste on a Chromebook for the first time can feel overwhelming to young learners. There are a lot of steps to remember! And, it doesn’t feel natural to little hands to press and hold one key while quickly clicking another. It takes time and practice to master this skill.

1

COPY - PASTE SHORTCUT PRACTICE: Dinosaurs

Learning how to copy and paste on a Chromebook for the first time can feel overwhelming to young learners. There are a lot of steps to remember! And, it doesn’t feel natural to little hands to press and hold one key while quickly clicking another. It takes time and practice to master this skill.

1

COPY - PASTE SHORTCUT PRACTICE: Pond Life

Learning how to copy and paste on a Chromebook for the first time can feel overwhelming to young learners. There are a lot of steps to remember! And, it doesn’t feel natural to little hands to press and hold one key while quickly clicking another. It takes time and practice to master this skill.

1

COPY - PASTE SHORTCUT PRACTICE: STORYTIME

Learning how to copy and paste on a Chromebook for the first time can feel overwhelming to young learners. There are a lot of steps to remember! And, it doesn’t feel natural to little hands to press and hold one key while quickly clicking another. It takes time and practice to master this skill!

1

COPY - PASTE SHORTCUT PRACTICE: VEHICLES

Learning how to copy and paste on a Chromebook for the first time can feel overwhelming to young learners. There are a lot of steps to remember! And, it doesn’t feel natural to little hands to press and hold one key while quickly clicking another. It takes time and practice to master this skill.

1

Elementary Library Scope and Sequence

The PreK - 6 Library Scope & Sequence is a comprehensive guide that breaks down what to teach week-by-week. This invaluable resource outlines the curriculum for PreKindergarten through 6th Grade, ensuring you never scramble for ideas.

👇🏼 Download the preview to see what’s included. 

1

Halloween No Prep Makerspace Activities

Engage students in Halloween themed read alouds and makerspace activities with no extra prep for you.

👇🏼 PREVIEW WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE NO PREP MAKERSPACE ACTIVITIES

1

No-Prep Library Sub Plans: Grades 1 and 2

Say goodbye to the stress of last-minute sub preparations and welcome a seamless substitute experience in your library with our convenient No-Prep Library Sub Plans.

👉🏼 This is a Google Slides file. You will be provided with a copy for your own Google Drive. 

👉🏼 Read more about how to keep substitute teacher happy!

👇🏼 Download the preview to see what’s included and try a sample of the activity! 

Do you shop on TpT? If so, you can purchase this resource in my TpT Shop here.

1

NO PREP Plans for ANY Biography

STOP SPENDING LARGE AMOUNTS OF TIME ON PLANS THAT SUBS WON’T USE AND STUDENTS WON’T LIKE. These NO PREP Sub Plans will leave subs and students happy without taking up loads of your prep time. Just print, organize and take a worry free day off!

1

NO PREP Plans for Any Picture Books

STOP SPENDING LARGE AMOUNTS OF TIME ON PLANS THAT SUBS WON’T USE AND STUDENTS WON’T LIKE. These NO PREP Sub Plans will leave subs and students happy without taking up loads of your prep time. Just print, organize and take a worry free day off!

1

NO PREP PLANS FOR ANY INFORMATIONAL BOOK

STOP SPENDING LARGE AMOUNTS OF TIME ON PLANS THAT SUBS WON’T USE AND STUDENTS WON’T LIKE. These NO PREP Sub Plans will leave subs and students happy without taking up loads of your prep time. Just print, organize and take a worry free day off!

1
Teach library media routines, procedures, and concepts to young learners pretty quickly with these library skills songs that get everyone singing!

Library Skills Songs

Help students learn library routines, skills, and concepts through music! Elementary children can struggle to keep all of the specials’ expectations straight. These cute and corny songs help them remember routines and skills that are library specific.

 

1

Spine Label Order: Library Activities

Help students learn how to find the books they love on the library shelves. They’ll be able to use the alphabet, spine labels, and authors’ last names to be independent library patrons.  

1

Description

Coming up with a Library Media curriculum takes time, patience, and testing. This 1st grade Curriculum bundle includes when and what to teach students about specific library, digital citizenship, coding, library, design, and computer science skills.

This 1st Grade Library curriculum supports the Scope and Sequence that I have created. It has incredible flexibility allowing you to choose the resources that fit your students’ needs.

This is a growing bundle. That means more activities will be added to this bundle as they are created!

→ These resources include links to digital resources. Click the links to get your own copies. 

These activities address ISTE, AASL, CSTA, and CCSS standards. 

You are going to love how easy it is to plan out your school year, match books to learning outcomes, and meet the needs of young learners.

Included

After downloading this Grade One Library Curriculum you will receive: 

⭐️ Activities to help First Graders acclimate to school libraries and expectations.

⭐️ Activities to help First Grade patrons learn how to find their favorite picture books.

⭐️ Coding activities that teach young programmers how to code in a playful and developmentally appropriate way. 

⭐ ️ Makerspace activities and stations that are loads of fun for young learners.

⭐️ Strategies to teach little techies how to use and care for school technology; including introducing them to shortcuts.

⭐️ Research skills and identify the types of sources.

⭐️ How to make fun and engaging videos. 

⭐️ Virtual Field Trips designed specifically for young inquisitive minds.

⭐ ️Novel Engineering activities for hands-on building and crafting.

⭐️ 3 days of No Prep Sub Plans so you can take a day off without any worries.

⭐️ No prep activities that can be used with any picture book or informational book. These are also great for sub plans!

⭐ ️ Many lessons and activities include suggested read alouds

🖥️ Digital Scope and Sequence that not only outlines what K students learn, but also shows how their learning sets them up for future success. Just click on the Kinder tab to get the weekly breakdown.

🖥️ Slideshow that explains the developmental characteristics of elementary students. This gives you an idea of why I chose specific content and focus areas. It also gives you important information to help students be successful learners in the Library Media Center.