North Side Media Center
Terms in this set (50)
a story that is not true or is made up
prose writing that is based on facts, real events, and real people, such as biography or history
the media center online catalog
something the computer can scan/read
made up of: image panel, text box, speech bubble, thought bubble
a story about a person's life written by another person.
books used for research
information found online that is untrue or unreliable
the practice of being safe online. Remember never give out personal information!
a word that makes the sound it describes (buzz, pop, snap)
Young Hoosier Book Award
Students in Indiana choose the winner of an award given yearly for their favorite book from a list of 20.
the system used in a library to organize books by category, mostly non-fiction
Alpha order by author's last name
the way the fiction books are arranged within the genres
a video used to showcase a book.
a comparison using like or as.
a comparison that does not use like or as.
name of the Friday visitor
your favorite media center teacher
your favorite media center assistant
Dewey Decimal 900s
Geography and History are found in this section of the Dewey Decimal System.
Dewey Decimal 800s
Literature is found in this section of the Dewey Decimal System.
Dewey Decimal 700s
Arts (and Crafts) are found in this section of the Dewey Decimal System.
Dewey Decimal 600s
Technology is found in this section of the Dewey Decimal System.
Dewey Decimal 500s
Science is found in this section of the Dewey Decimal System.
Dewey Decimal 001-099
Generalities (random facts, computer, and journalism) are found in this section of the Dewey Decimal System.
a major category or type of literature and the way fiction is organized at North Side
This genre is set in a fictional universe, often (but not always) without any locations, events, or people from the real world. Most often there is magic or other supernatural elements as a main plot element, theme, or setting. Magic and magical creatures are common in many of these worlds.
The genre of this fiction includes stories that are written to portray a time period or convey information about a specific time period or a historical event.
Dewey Decimal 796
Athletics and outdoor games are found in this section of the Dewey Decimal System.
In this genre, the stories often tell about science and technology of the future. It has a relationship with the principles of science, and these stories involve partially true-partially fictitious laws or theories of science.
When events or things that cannot be explained by nature or science and are assumed to come from beyond or to originate from otherworldly forces, you are reading this genre. Ghosts and witches might be found in this genre.
Novels of this type of genre fiction place their primary focus on the relationship and love between two people, and must have an "emotionally satisfying and optimistic ending."
Books in this genre have Imaginative writing that accurately reflects life as it could be lived today. Everything is a story that could conceivably happen to real people living in today's natural physical world.
In this genre, there is a puzzle: an unsolved murder or serious crime, or some unexplained event. Both protagonist and reader get to figure it out, step by careful step. In virtually all cases, they do succeed.
The stories in this genre are dominated by fast-paced action. They involve danger, risk, and excitement. Events are more remarkable and extraordinary than in everyday life.
Books in this genre are made up of stories where the main character or characters are trying to stay alive with little or nothing, often when society collapses, crumples, or fails them. Some stories in this genre are about people who have gotten lost or hurt in a natural environment and have to make it on their own until rescued. The main theme in this genre is the knowledge and how-to to make do with what one has in a limited environment and keep themselves and/or others alive.
This genre of fiction is intended to, or has the capacity to frighten, scare, disgust, or startle its readers or viewers by inducing feelings of terror.
This genre often addresses issues facing girls - from romantic relationships to female friendships to matters at school - in humorous and lighthearted ways.
Using athletic events is a major part of this genre. The event, the athlete, or follower of these events or athletes, is prominently featured and helps move the plot and resolution.
Fiction in this genre is full of fun, fancy, and excitement. It is meant to entertain and sometimes cause intended laughter.
where a book goes if you decide you don't want to check it out
Log into your library account.
what you need to do to place a book on hold
a reward given out in the media center
something you will probably never hear Mrs. Nommay or Mrs. Bishop say
Mrs. Nommay's favorite subject when she was in school
what Mrs. Nommay used to teach at North Side
NS Media Center web page - New Arrivals
where you can go on the website to see what new books have been added to the North Side media center
NS Media Center web page - If You Liked
where you can go on the website to find titles that are similar to other books you may have liked
NS Media Center web page - YHBA
where you can go on the website to find out about the 20 books nominated for this school year
NS Media Center web page - Awesome Huskies!
where you can go on the website to see North Side students sharing their art
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Primary Sources and Secondary Sources Set 3
Primary Sources and Secondary Sources Set 2
Primary and Secondary Sources Set 1