Hi friends! Today we have a guest post from Stephanie Vukovich. She’s an elementary library media specialist in Ohio. She’s been sharing in our Learning Librarians Facebook group, about her classroom management system that is PERFECT for the library. Stephanie says: “Last spring I accepted an offer for my dream job- I was going to be a Library Media Specialist in an amazing elementary school.
Hi friends! You know I’m a big fan of brain breaks (short, desk-side physical activity). Besides being fun, they are proven by research to promote learning. I found a new FREE website to make brain breaks even easier for us: GoNoodle.com! GoNoodle features 3 types of brain breaks. In Airtime, as students do breathing exercises, it looks like they blow a bubble from their own
Hi friends! Many of you have asked me how I “manage” my library centers. I sense that you’re a little disappointed when I say that I don’t really “manage” them. I allow for free choice within the occupancy limit of each center. And that works for me. For those of you who crave more structure, I’m sharing this video that I think will really help
Hi friends! I feel like I haven’t spent much time with you lately. The beginning of the year has been so hectic. We have a new principal, so I’ve had to stop and ask permission at times when I would have normally gone full speed ahead. Anyway…our new principal is a believer in The Flippen Group’s Capturing Kids’ Hearts philosophy. The main idea is to