Collection Spotlight: Welcome Spring

Collection Spotlight: Welcome Spring

Our “Welcome Spring” Collection Spotlight is up. Picture books featured in this display include topics such as seasons, seasonal changes, life cycle and the water cycle.  Please see our “Curriculum Connections” below, linking these books and the BC Curriculum.

Collection Spotlight: Pink Shirt Day: ‘Lift Each Other Up!’

Collection Spotlight: Pink Shirt Day: ‘Lift Each Other Up!’

Our new Collection Spotlight is up. Pink Shirt Anti-Bullying Day is February 26, 2020.  The theme this year is ‘Lift Each Other Up.’ https://www.pinkshirtday.ca/lift-each-other-up

Featured New Children’s & YA Books: February 2020

Featured New Children’s & YA Books: February 2020

Click on the book cover to take you to the UBC Library catalogue record for the item. Guts / Raina Telgemeier BF723.S75 T45 2019 Kings, queens, and in-betweens / Tanya Boteju. PZ7.1.B6755 Kn 2019 How to read a book / Kwame Alexander PZ7.A37723 Hw 2019 All the ways to be smart / Davina Bell & Allison […]

Featured New Resources: February 2020

Featured New Resources: February 2020

Click on the book cover to take you to the UBC Library catalogue record for the item.   Breathing new life into book clubs: a practical guide for teachers / Sonja Cherry-Paul LB1573 .C447 2019 Assessing students’ social and emotional learning: a guide to meaningful measurement / Clark McKown LB1072 .M385 2019 Rethinking recess: creating safe […]

Collection Spotlight: Blind Date with a Book (February 7-18)

Collection Spotlight: Blind Date with a Book (February 7-18)

You’ve heard the expression, “Don’t judge a book by its cover.”  Come by the library and see what happens when you put it into practice! Please join us for this very fun and very mysterious UBC Education Library Collection Spotlight event.  “Blind Date with a Book” will feature titles of various themes and genres.  The […]

Featured Resources: Updated Core Competencies in the BC Curriculum

Featured Resources: Updated Core Competencies in the BC Curriculum

The latest display at UBC Education Library features resources supporting the Core Competencies in BC Education.  One side of the display highlights professional books and the other side, picture books.  Each picture book includes a bookmark highlighting which Core Competency it links to. What changed? A few of the updates include: Collaboration has been added […]

Collection Spotlight: Graphic Novels

Collection Spotlight: Graphic Novels

UBC Education Library’s newest display theme is Graphic Novels.  Come by and check them out!  

Collection Spotlight: The Truth About Cats & Dogs

Collection Spotlight: The Truth About Cats & Dogs

The Truth About Cats & Dogs: Children’s Books About the World’s Most Popular Pets January 6 – 20, 2020 This exhibit features fiction and non-fiction children’s books about cats and dogs.  From well-loved classics like Old Yeller by Fred Gipson to newer graphic novels like Fluffy Strikes Back by Ashley Spires, library patrons and pet lovers of all […]

Video showcases how UBC Education Library helps shape academic success

Video showcases how UBC Education Library helps shape academic success

With her practicum just around the corner, Glichelle Pereyra talks to us about her decision to come back to school for a Bachelor of Education, and how the Education Library is helping her succeed. From borrowing Micro-bits to attending workshops, Glichelle gives us insight to how she made the most of what the Library has […]

Collection Spotlight: Winter Wonderland

Collection Spotlight: Winter Wonderland

Our new Collection Spotlight is up.  “Winter Wonderland” is a gathering of children’s books with a winter theme. Primary (K-3) All you need for a snowman    PZ4.9.S344 Al 2002 Bear’s winter party  PZ4.9.H63 Br 2016 Bedtime for Bear   PZ4.9.H45497 Bd 2010 Counting on snow   PZ4.9.N4835 Cn 2010 Every autumn comes the bear   PZ10.3.A86923 Ev […]