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South Dakota State Library Services

A list of services provided by the South Dakota State Library.

List of upcoming webinars

 

o   October 2: Early World of Learning and Dramatic Learning by World Book

o   October 9: Miss Humblebee’s Academy by Gale

o   October 23: Legal Forms and ChiltonLibrary by Gale

o   October 30: Books & Authors and Gale Virtual Reference Library by Gale

o   November 13: TrueFlix by Scholastic

o   December 4: Genealogical resources, including the new Fold3, by ProQuest

Registration Information and Descriptions

All Webinars begin at 4pm Central/ 3pm Mountain Time, and will last 30 minutes unless stated otherwise.

October 2: Early World of Learning and Dramatic Learning by World Book

Description: In this 45-minute webinar; Early World of Learning is for preschoolers and children in the early elementary grades. Developed with experts on early childhood education, it offers rich resources designed for easy integration into the classroom curriculum. The site is optimized for tablets and encompasses six interactive learning components and Educator Tools.

Dramatic Learning expands proven approaches to building reading fluency and content comprehension. By turning texts into plays, skits, and monologues and providing teaching tools to apply these materials in the classroom, it can help students become more fluent readers, understand core concepts, and internalize content.

Registration Link: Please go here https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3202691954937333762 After registering, an email will be sent with instructions for joining the session.

 

October 9: Miss Humblebee’s Academy by Gale

Description:  Miss Humblebee's Academy is an interactive and highly visual platform perfect for children aged three to six as they prepare for, and enter Kindergarten. Cross curricular lessons aligned to preschool and elementary standards include music, math, art, language and literacy, social studies and science. Mobile responsiveness and printable materials allow learning to extend beyond the computer, children can take their lessons with them. In this session we will take a deep dive into Miss Humblebee's Academy including the lessons, classroom, and dashboard controls.

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/607049566299326476

 

October 23: Legal Forms and ChiltonLibrary by Gale

Description: Gale LegalForms and Chilton Library provide your patrons with on demand resources to help them navigate both the legal system and automotive repair. Gale LegalForms provides state specific legal documents, as well as legal definitions and articles on some of the most common and important topics including adoption, rental agreements, and small business resources. Chilton Library is a one stop shop for all things automotive. Patrons can find step by step repair instructions, as well as cost estimates and recall information. In this session we will dive into each resource to build a better understanding of the content and application in your library.

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2939316038952383501

 

October 30: Books & Authors and Gale Virtual Reference Library by Gale

Description: With access to Books and Authors and Gale Virtual Reference Library your students have support for working with both fiction and non-fiction texts. Books and Authors provides students with reading recommendations for both fiction and non-fiction readings to guide them to selections of interest. Gale Virtual Reference Library contains full text non-fiction cross curricular eBooks perfect to support research assignments and projects. In this session we will dive into the functionality and content of these two resources, as well as how you can leverage them to support your students.

Registration Link: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5610324451938643725

 

November 13: TrueFlix by Scholastic

Description: Offering hundreds of units to supplement social studies and science core curricula learning, TrueFlix® is a highly-engaging multimedia resource that can be used in the library, the classroom, on mobile devices, or at home. Scholastic will attempt to record the webinar for us; but there will not be any kind of a link until the recording has been completed. If the recording fails, there is a short video tutorial contained within the program.

Registration Link: Use
This Scholastic Webinar Link
To Join the webinar, choose the same link above. Then click "Join Now". OR to join the audio conference:
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December 4: Genealogical resources, including the new Fold3, by ProQuest

Description: This hour-long webinar introduces Fold3, a resource that provides access to US military records, including stories, photos and documents. Following this, we'll review Ancestry Library Edition and HeritageQuest, which contain complementary genealogical record sets for more than 60 countries. No prior Ancestry experience is required!

Registration Link Use this link