Spring 2016 CSD Workshop
Amazingly Low-Cost Obstacle Course
Background Creative Kids
Chinese Paper Lanterns
Creative Kids 15-16 Handouts
CSD 2016 Island Dreams
Fall 2015 Mock Pura Belpré
Fall 2015 CSD Workshop - Summer Reading 2016
Report from Barratt Miller, CSD Board Chair
Documents (Examples of SR Programs) & Power Point (SR Program)
Outcome Based Evaluation
Presented by Katie Anderson at the 2014 Spring CSD Workshop, March 14, 2014.
OBE Presentation Notes
Fizz, Boom, STEAM!
Presented by Jo Oshiro at the 2014 Spring CSD Workshop, March 14, 2014.
The Show Me Librarian
Oregon Pre-Engineering & Applied Sciences
Presentation (Power Point)
Evaluating Beginning Readers
Barbara Steinberg, M.Ed (Dyslexia & Education Consultant - PDX Reading Specialist, LLC)
Presented at the CSD Mock Geisel Workshop on December 14, 2013.
Brain Fun & Exploration for Kids
BrainSTEM Book List
Early Brain Development Resources
Early Brain Development Online Resources
Favorite Books for Early Brain Development
Stem in the Early Years - Katz Article
Joann M. Contini presented at the CSD Fall Workshop on October 19th, 2013.
Digital Age Libraries and Youth
Digital Age Libraries and Youth Power Point
Dr. Eliza T. Dresang (Cleary Professor for Children and Youth Services, University of Washington's Information School). Presented at the CSD Fall Workshop on October 27, 2012.
Common Core & Public LIbraries
Common Core & Public Libraries Power Point
Jennifer Maurer (School Library Consultant, Oregon State Library). Originally presented at the CSD Fall Workshop on October 27, 2012 - updated January 30, 2013
Hosting a Successful Author Visit
Author Visit Power Point
Virginia Euwer Wolff (Author) and Jim Tindall (School Librarian, North Wasco County School District). Presented at the CSD Spring Workshop on March 5, 2010.
School & Public Library Collaboration
School & Public Library Collaboration Power Point
School & Public Library Collaboration PDF
Kelly Gomes (Madison HS Language Arts Teacher) and Nancy Sullivan (Madison HS Teacher-Librarian) provide tips and information on successful school-public library collaboration. Presented at the CSD Fall Workshop on November 7, 2009.
Art Development in Children
Facing the Blank Canvas PDF
Diana Anderson's presentation on art development in children, tweens and teens, from the Summer Reading Club Workshop on March 13, 2009.
Early Numeracy Power Point
Early Numeracy PDF
Laurie Danahy, our speaker at the CSD Fall Workshop on Nov. 1, 2008, has given us permission to use her Power Point presentation to share with other librarians, child care providers, parents, and others interested in the topic. Click on the title above to link to the her Power Point. Many thanks, Laurie, for providing such a valuable resource.