Thursday, March 1, 2018

Third Grade Station Rotations

Keyboarding/Easy Tech

Station 2 My Time Station:
Book Check-Out and/or AR Quiz and/or
Destiny Quest Book Review and/or Read!
(Love of Reading/Digital Citizenship)

Station 3 Information Literacy Station:
Use World Book Online:
1. Go to the Elementary Research tab at the top of the page
2. Click World Book Online > Student
3. Then, search a topic of interest (person, place, animal)

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

7th Grade: Informational Materials

Curriculum Scope and Sequence:
Information Literacy
Engage in the information literacy process: access, evaluate, and use information and ideas.
  • Understand the difference between fiction and nonfiction
  • Analyze differences among various informational materials in terms of structure and purpose.



Periodical: a published work that appears in a new edition on a regular schedule
Reference: a publication with confirmed facts that one can refer to

Complete this worksheet

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Fourth & Fifth Grade Fake News

Information Literacy
Engages in the information literacy process: accesses, evaluates, and communicates information & ideas
Utilizes digital tools and resources to investigate real-world issues, answer questions, or solve problems

4th & 5th Grade Fake News Hyperdoc


Wednesday, February 21, 2018

2018 CCBA Results grades K-5

At University Schools Elementary 584 students voted for their favorite book of the year:

2018 Colorado Children's Book Award Picture Books
135 Votes
80 Votes
75 Votes
74 Votes
68 Votes
47 Votes
35 Votes
31 Votes
27 Votes
12 Votes

CCBA Chapter Books 2018
Ghosts-19 Votes
Rain Reign-12 Votes
The Bad Guys-10 Votes
The Last Kids on Earth-10 Votes
Took: A Ghost Story-8 Votes
Upside Down Magic -6 Votes
A Night Divided-7 Votes
Save Me a Seat-6 Votes
Kid Owner-1 Vote
Journey Through Ash and Smoke-0 Votes