Welcome to BCPS Library Media Online Professional Development
For Teachers and Students
Watch and explore this webinar on how to access your Follett eBooks through your school's Follett Shelf.
For Library Media Specialists
Watch and explore a bit with the Follett Shelf feature that is available right through Destiny.
This presentation takes participants through an overview of the literacy shift, “Writing from Sources” in which students are required to build a skill set in writing. (Elementary)
This presentation takes participants through an overview of the literacy shift, “Writing from Sources” in which students are required to build a skill set in writing that incorporates supported argumentation, evidential citation, and the research process. (Secondary)
Draw evidence from literary and informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Texts are presented in a multitude of formats: written, spoken, video, and other forms of multimedia.
Implement reading strategies within their content area class to promote the connection of literacy to the content area.
Create higher order questions in order to analyze and discuss a text.
Write higher-order discussion questions about text using Bloom's Taxonomy.