Online Herd Hour Tutorials

Electronic Library Resources

Herd Hour Tutorials & Electronic Library Tech Badges

To earn herd hour credit you must view the video and complete the herd hour verification activity via email. Any questions or concerns contact Mary Moody, District Librarian ext. 248 or mmoody@woodburysch.com

Primary Search Database Tutorial

.5 Herd Hour Credit

Learn how to pull up and share Lexile leveled magazine articles for elementary school students. Primary Search is a library database containing more than 80 of the most popular elementary school magazines. View the video and complete the verification activity (make sure your name is in the subject of the email) and earn .5 herd hour & badge.

User ID = Woodbury1

Password=08096 (our zip code)

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Google Classroom & Library Resources Tutortial

.5 Herd Hour Credit

Learn how electronic library resources streamline with Google Classroom. Students can download articles directly to their Google Drive. Teachers can share articles and videos via Google Classroom. View the video and complete the verification and earn .5 herd hour & tech badge.

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Elementary School Catalog Tutorial

.5 Herd Hour Credit

Learn tips & tricks on how to use the Library Catalog. Find "just right" book options for your students. Learn how to search all of the library collections in the district. To earn the .5 Herd Hour & tech badge simply view the video and cut and paste a catalog search into an email to Mary Moody. mmoody@woodburysch.com

MLA Format and Docs Tips & Tricks Tutorial

.5 Herd Hour Credit

Google docs has a MLA template which includes EasyBib (online citation generator). Learn tips & tricks for your students MLA research paper. To earn the .5 Herd hour & tech badge staff will share with Mary Moody a google doc using the MLA template.

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Magazine Database Jr High Tutorial

.5 Herd Hour Credit

Learn how to pull up and share magazine articles for middle school students. Masterfile Elite is a library database containing full text magazine articles. View the video and complete the verification activity (make sure your name is in the subject of the email) and earn .5 herd hour & tech badge.

User ID = Woodbury1

Password=08096 (our zip code)

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Classroom Video on Demand Tutorial

.5 Herd Hour Credit

Classroom Videos on Demand is a collection of previewed videos designed for Jr./Sr. high school. View the video and complete the verification activity (make sure your name is in the subject of the email) and earn .5 herd hour & tech badge.

Advantages over YouTube: topic searches will pull up segments within a video,provides Common Core Standards & MLA citations.

User ID = Woodbury

Password=08096 (our zip code)

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1 Herd Hour Credit

Now that you have your Twitter... Embed it into your web page. You can have all your Tweets automatically upload to your web page. To earn the Herd Hour send a screenshot of your embedded Twitter Feed to Mary Moody. mmoody@woodburysch.com

Embed Twitter Feed in New Google Sites Tutorial

Embed Twitter Feed with Campus Suite (our district site) Tutorial