Tutorials For EDES 501


Check out the following tutorials and screencasts designed to assist you in using resources that will help you with your course work.

Introduction to teachingbooks.net, an online resource about children's and YA book. This will be a valuable resource for you throughout the term.






Screencasts to introduce the H.W. Wilson Core Collection Databases, which will help you find reviews of books for your media log assignment.

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Screencast Introduction to Children's Literature Arrangements: an online database from Edmonton Public Schools. The Children's Literature Arrangements is an "exciting web-based resource is a thematic, online listing of about 6000 selected literature titles for grades K to 12. Finding book titles for common literature themes and curriculum topics (social studies, science, math, and health) is amazingly quick and easy. All titles are annotated, and the database is maintained on a regularly basis and includes all the Best of the Best books (about 300 new titles), which are added each June." More information can be found here: http://rds.epsb.net/cf/series.cfm?nSeriesID=147&nSubjectID=22. Login and passwords required to access this site through the University of Alberta's databases will be shared on our eClass course site.



Screencast Introduction to LibraryThing Tutorials

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