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Title:
The library-classroom partnership : teaching library media skills in middle and junior high schools
Author:
Jweid, Rosann, 1933-
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Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 1998.
Physical Description:
xii, 238 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9780810834767
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Assists library teachers and classroom teachers to effectively use the library and its resources as an extension of the classroom. Also deals with technology and the changing economic and social conditions affecting public schools.


Author Notes

Rosann Jewid received a master's degree in library science from the State University of New York-Albany. She was a high school and junior high school librarian for twenty-five years and is currently a library consultant
Margaret Rizzo received a master's degree in library science from the State University of New York-Albany and for twenty-five years has been a school library media specialist in a suburban middle school


Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
Introductionp. ix
Library Media Skillsp. xi
Generalp. 1
Orientationp. 3
Notetaking Techniquesp. 36
Bibliographyp. 39
Searching the Internetp. 44
Artp. 47
A Historical Perspective on American Architecturep. 49
The Influence of Classical Architecture on Local Buildingsp. 51
Art History, Art Appreciationp. 54
Englishp. 57
Magazinesp. 59
Poetic Devicesp. 63
Mythologyp. 66
Folklorep. 72
Favorite Authorsp. 75
African Americans in Arts and Lettersp. 78
Novels--Literary Criticismp. 81
Foreign Languagep. 85
Travel Tipsp. 87
Current Events in Foreign Countriesp. 91
Healthp. 93
Disease Researchp. 95
Substance Abusep. 97
Home Economicsp. 99
Consumer Reportsp. 101
Career Explorationp. 104
Conflict Resolutionp. 107
Mathematicsp. 109
Careers in Mathematicsp. 111
Censusp. 115
Musicp. 119
Composersp. 121
What's That You're Hearing?p. 123
Physical Educationp. 127
The Olympicsp. 129
Sport Investigationp. 136
Sports Personalitiesp. 138
Readingp. 141
Biography Book Talksp. 143
Readers' Forump. 146
Book Reviews on Discp. 148
Sciencep. 151
Classification of Organismsp. 153
Science in the Newsp. 156
Chemical Element Reportp. 157
Biography of a Scientistp. 160
Experimentp. 163
Scientific Classificationp. 165
Physical Science Researchp. 169
Energy--Critical Thinkingp. 171
Plant Organism Collection Projectp. 172
Animal Investigationp. 173
Social Studiesp. 175
Introduction to Report Writing/Explorersp. 177
Social Studies Referencesp. 182
The Forgotten Presidentsp. 188
Historical Fictionp. 191
Immigrationp. 194
Biographical Referencesp. 196
Civil Rightsp. 199
Colonial Livingp. 202
Technologyp. 205
Space Explorationp. 207
Inventionsp. 212
The World of the Futurep. 215
Addendap. 219
Table of Lessons and Library Media Skills Taughtp. 221
References Usedp. 229
Web Sitesp. 235
About the Authorsp. 239