Oak Park and River Forest High School Library February 2011 Monthly Report
Highlights Tom Feelings Showcase for Black History Month Book Display for Black History Month
Highlights Romance Novels Display Books into Film and TV
Highlights Series Fiction Book Display Presented at the Illinois Computing Educator’s (ICE) conference
Highlights Attended “Best of the Best” Conference at Chicago Public Library Ann Carlson was a panel member on “Internet Safety” for the Huskie Underground event Attended our second vertical team meeting with area school and public librarians. Article about it below.
Highlights Presented a Web 2.0 Professional Development Session to SPED department Attended a Destiny book processing webinar 17 book trailers added to library blog 8 librarian book reviews added to library blog Added link to book trailers on library webpage
Collaboration Online pathfinder made for each of the following: Burns – Reconstruction Debate (books also gathered) Limburg – Reconstruction Debate (books also gathered) Greenstone – 9/11 Research (books also gathered) Carrow– Citizen Kane Hanson – Service Learning Project/Research Strategies Hanson – Welfare Debate (books also gathered) Costopoulos – Genetic Disorders / Glogster Project (books also gathered) Bardo – Complaint Letters Bardo – Comparison Shopping (Consumer Reports magazines used) McNary– Jr. Theme (books also gathered) Porri – Persuasive Essay/Speech Protocol Heidkamp – Harlem Renaissance (books also gathered) Rosas – Huckleberry Finn Essay (books also gathered)
Collaboration Pulled books for Collins “Researching an artist” for Art Foundations Pulled books for Collins “Drawing in the Style of an Artist” for Drawing Collaborated on Genetic Disorders project with Farley, Smith, and Wise Collaborated w/ Heider on Poetry Scavenger Hunt Collaborated w/ Hunter on Poetry Scavenger Hunt