Library Committee Virtual Meeting
Feb 7, 107 1:00 – 3:00

Agenda

1:00 – Welcome, review of the agenda

1:10 – Angela Yeaman – new early years books and makerspace objects for the early years
  • Refer to the article Inventions, Gizmos and Gadgets – Oh My! How to help your pre-schoolers get the Most out of your Makerspace. Teaching Young Children, Dec 2016/Jan 2017

1:30 - Sherron Burns – new Arts Ed resources

1:50 - Benefits of Reading – Poster creation using Canva

Resources:

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2:20 – post (e.g. Twitter), show posters

2:30 – News and updates
  • OverDrive
    • Audiobooks lending period extended
    • Title Assignments (Very Cool!)
    • Selection/Purchasing
    • Collections (Empathy) - other ideas?
  • Online Resources Refresher – Creating Critical Thinkers in a World of Face News (please share with your staff)
  • Division Catalog
  • World Read Aloud Day Feb 16, 2017
  • Scholastic Resources – new links (cut off date for old link - Feb 10.)
  • Freedom to Read Week - Feb 26 - March 4
  • Reading Without Walls Challenge
  • STEAM Kits link (add to your library pages)
  • SeeSaw - what is new? Like and make comments.

2:50 Adjourn

Next Meeting
May 30
North Battleford
9:00 - 3:00