What is this page for?

This is where School District #6 Teacher-Librarians will find relevent web site links and information that you may want to refer back to.


100 Best Blogs for Librarians

These 100 bloggers serve as excellent reference resources for learning about everything from library technology to young adult fiction. This site will help you to stay current on the latest technology innovations, reading lists, ebook trends, and more.

BCTLA Information Literacy K-12 Benchmarks Project

Presented at the BCLA Conference 2009 in Burnaby this project provides information on literacy learning outcomes for Primary, Elementary, and Secondary levels. These learning outcomes are strongly connected to current British Columbia IRP Prescribed Learning Outcomes.
Primary Benchmarks (to Grade 3)
Intermediate Benchmarks (to Grade 7)
Secondary Benchmarks (to Grade 10)
Graduation Benchmarks (to Grade 12)

Defining Information Literacy

This site outlines the definition and competencies of information literacy.

ERAC Novel Catalogue

A list of novels that have been evaluated by BC specialist teachers trained to evaluate novels. The catalogue includes the titles that have been recommended for use in BC classrooms. Search can be categorized by grade, subject, product type, and course.

Focus on Inquiry From Alberta Learning

This document provides supports for implementing inquiry based learning activities in the classroom and is intended for teachers working on their own or in teams.
PDF Focus On Inquiry from Alberta Learning

L4U Client Corner

Gain access to L4U Client Corner

Ministry Recommended Resources

The following Core Resources List is ERACís interpretation of the demand for, and quality, of newly recommended resources as part of new curriculum implementation.
PDF ERAC Core Resource List

Points of Inquiry

A framework for information literacy and the 21st century learner. Inquiry based learning for Classrooms and School Libraries.

Points of Inquiry


Big Universe Learning

An online reading and writing community for grades preK-8, this award-winning, student-centered, website provides a large library of leveled nonfiction and fiction colorful online books, an online writing and publishing tool and more. Works really with a SmartBoard.

On-Line Literature Circles Presentation

Power Point presented at the Rural Schools Conference in October 2008 by Terry Taylor from School District #10.