Welcome, Greetings, Agenda Overview and Introductions

Table sharing: Cool thinks in Living Sky School Libraries

  • Use the Google Doc to share highlights of your conversation (you will need to sign in with your Lsky Google App Sign In
    • Use correct spot on your table for the table number you have been assigned.
  • Report back to large group


  • Complete survey

  • Donna's Report
  • Discussion about holds, money remaining
  • Promotional tools
  • Table Discussion - what works, what doesn't


Cool Tools (Demo)

  • Create a magazine
  • Create a digital Story
  • Create an interactive Poster
  • Create a Poem - cut & paste - let's start with....Today is International Women's Day and April is Poetry Month - so let us listen to the Poet, Sarah Kay, If I Should Have a Daughter.
  • Time to Create!

The Last Cool Tool - Twitter

  • Everyone should have a professional account or a school library account. (Those that do help others that still need to sign-up)
  • Twitter chat - using the hashtag #lskysd #schoollibraries #tlchat
  • Follow #lskysd
  • Respond to the following questions - 140 characters or less use the notation A1 to respond to question 1 - place it at the front of your response, add #lskysd to your response and others if you want
    • Question1 - What book can you not keep on your shelves? What is your most popular book?
    • Question 2 - What is your favourite book to read aloud? Even the middle and high school teachers can respond to this question!
    • Question 3 - Are you moving towards creating a place where students can make things in your library? If so, what kinds of things are available to the students?
    • Question 4 - what kind of connections do you have with outside libraries?