Winter 2017 4th Grade Landform Projects

Landform Projects, Winter 2017

Spring 2017 3rd Grade Animal Posters

Third grade students at Stanley Elementary School learned how to gather information about an animal of their choice from reliable and grade appropriate websites. Students […]

Spring 2017 4th Grade Grand Canyon Projects

Here are four examples of students using technology to share the results of their research on how the Grand Canyon was formed.  

Podcasting in elementary school? What?!

Mia Morgan, Ed.D., M.L.S.   Elementary students seem to enjoy researching topics of interest. My 3rd graders, for example, love the animal research project and […]

Classroom Website? No time.

Mia Morgan, Ed.D., M.L.S.   I am not going to lie, creating and maintaining a classroom website requires a monumental amount of work.   Last […]

Blogs in my classroom? No way.

Mia Morgan, Ed.D., M.L.S. One of my favorite activities from the 2016/2017 was the blog I created for a first grade reading group. My little […]

Challenges of K-12 collaborations.

Crane Beach Ipswich Boardwalk

Mia Morgan, Ed.D., M.L.S., updated 25 Feb 2018 The question, “how can school librarians collaborate or co-teach with classroom and content area teachers” is an […]

Database Searching? Why bother?

Mia Morgan, Ed.D., M.L.S.   Why bother? Database searching is an essential skill, that is why. Yes, there are many articles freely available on the […]

What does it mean to be an entrepreneur?

Mia Morgan, Ed.D., M.L.S.   There is much discussion in the academic literature over the importance of an entrepreneurial spirit. We can foster an entrepreneurial […]

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