QR Codes In TheLibrary Revisited Celesta Woodard Librarian - Carolina Beach Elementar y Joann AbsiLibrarian - Ashley High School
What are QR codes?O Quick ResponseO Created by Denso-Wave in 1994 to track automotive partsO 2D codes that do not need a specialized scanner to read them.O Scan with a smart phone or web camO Marketing/Advertisement Tool
We started with a collaborative project betweenAshley High and Carolina Beach Elementary schools. AP Lit students reading books, writing summaries and creating QR codes for books. CBES students scanning and reading book summaries from QR codes.
Where To Begin Sites for Creating QR CodesO KaywaO DelivrO QR StuffO Plan where to store original content online, if you are not linking to websites. A wiki is a good place.
URL Shortners http://goo.gl/bitly https://bitly.com/TinyURL http://tinyurl.com/QR Stuffhttp://www.qrstuff.com/If the shortener doesn’t come up automatically, click off of and back onto website urloption. Using shortened urls makes a clearer QR code. The more information in a code, the trickier it may be for certain devices to scan it.
Ready, Set, Scan!Phone OptionsFor iPhones For Androids Blackberry WindowsNeoReader Barcode Scanner BeeTagg BeeTaggi-nigma i-nigma i-nigma i-nigmaScanLife QuickMark QR Code Scanner ProNeoReaderTapMedia QR Reader QR Pal ScanLife Quickmark Desktop Option: DANSL – this is a free desktop QRcode scanner application to be used with a web cam.
QR Codes In The LibraryO Book ReviewsO Scavenger HuntO Collaborate with teachersO Highlight new or special booksO Book display linksO PathfindersO Video tutorialsO Links to Library WebpageO Calendar (This Day in History, Author Birthdays)O Handouts
QR Codes in the LibraryCodes link to OPACMedia Center WebpageAshley Readers Blog
Bookmarks with QR code link to the Media Center Webpage.
Library Informational Pamphlet: QR code link to Media CenterWebpage
Endcase QR CodesQR Codes link to Dewey Pages on Media Center Webpage that have relevantWebsites that tie in with that Dewey Section of Books.
QR Codes to Website Pages for More Research Information
QR Codes to Special SitesKhan Academy Homework Help Eagle Review Form Make QR codes to sites you want students to access quickly.
Genre and Author website links in Fiction sections
Provide more information with Book Displays – QR Code toSteampunk.com for information and writings on Steampunk
Provide more information with Book Displays: QR code to article on Dystopia .
QR code to YALSA’s Voting page for Teens Top Ten, there werealso small handouts with the code on it that students couldtake with them.
QR codes on books can go to websites with more information,author sites or booktrailers to extend the reading experience.
Interactive Bulletin Board: links to History ChannelTitanic videos.
Interactive Bulletin Board: link to Movie Titles Based onBooks. (Mid-Continent Public Library).
Classroom Posters : Quick Access to information.Can be used in all subject areas for quick introduction orreview.
Place QR codeson handouts. Thishandout is fromFreshmanOrientationsession. Asimilar handoutlike this wenthome withbeginning of theyear packets.
What’s happening in the Media Center? Stay turned!
Scanning the QRcode that goes toALA’s BannedBooks site.AIG students weregetting ready forBanned BooksWeek by creatingbook summaries ofbanned books inthe Media Center.
QR Code Calendars Use QR codes and Calendars to highlight dates in history or author birthdays. Used Sweet Search 2Day to make this calendar about events that happened each day in October.
Why QR Codes Are Awesome…O 1. Link the physical world with the virtual worldO 2. Support 21st Century SkillsO 3. Engaging tool to help students create and contribute contentO 4. Fun, easy way to deliver contentO 5. Extend learning and provide remediation and review
Make Voki Book Summaries http://www.voki.com/mywebsite.php
Resourceshttp://creativecommons.org/http://www.scoop.it/http://pinterest.com/Daring LibrarianVokiWordleAnimoto – EducationPBWorksQRStuffSweetSearch 2 DayAshley High Media Center WebpageAshley Readers BlogCarolina Beach Elementary WebpageLearn About QR CodesQRCode Instructions and Example Book SummariesQR Code Animotos
Thanks for coming!Celesta WoodardCarolina Beach Elementary SchoolCarolina Beach, NCcelesta.firstname.lastname@example.org://www.nhcs.net/cbesJoann AbsiEugene Ashley High SchoolWilmington, NCjoann.email@example.com://ashleyhighmediacenter.blogspot.com