By the end of today’s session, you’ll be able to find:
Classroom resources for your practicum (math manipulatives, textbooks, science kits, children’s books, and more) by searching the library catalogue
Ministry-approved textbooks by searching the Ontario Ministry of Education’s Trillium List
Age / grade-appropriate literature for your students by searching the Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database
Age / grade-appropriate online newspaper and magazine articles, encyclopaedias, primary sources, and more by searching publicly licensed Knowledge Ontario databases
3 Knowledge Ontario Databases
P/J -- Kids InfoBits
J/I – InfoTrac Junior
I/S -- Student Resource Centre, Canadian Edition (now called Canada in Context)
Explore Kids InfoBits, InfoTrac Junior, or Student Resource Centre.
1. What is included in this database?
2. How could you use this database with your students?
Please be prepared to share your observations with the group.
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