Bin Descriptions #106-120
If there is no [Letter], then the bin is circulating.
Bin #106: African American Heritage III - Elementary
A wealth of information relating to the topic is represented here. Resources for educators as well as kid-friendly items such as artifacts, cassettes and a video.
Bin #107: Hispanic History & Heritage - Elementary and up
The topic is well represented with artifacts, lesson plans, entire units and more.
Bin #109: Middle Eastern Culture - Middle School and up
This bin contains materials regarding cultures of the Middle East. It contains, but is not limited to, artifacts, 7 videos, magazines, slides, maps, posters and much more.
Bin #110: Easter - Early El.
This Bin contains a collection of Easter related books and coloring books. Does not touch on the religious aspects of the holiday but focused mostly on the Easter Bunny.
Bin #111: Easter - Early El.
This Bin contains a collection of Easter related books and coloring books. Does touch on the religious aspects of the holiday but focuses mostly on the Easter bunny.
Bin #112: Passover - Elementary
This bin contains a collection of books that focus on the cultural customs associated with this high holiday, explaining the Seder and the events leading to the first Passover.
Bin #113: US History - World War II to present (Upper El - Middle School)
This Bin contains a variety of materials that touch on the historical events between WWII to Present (ca. 2000). A few videos and kid's magazines, as well as many text materials including popular trade books.
Bin #116: Medieval Times II (Middle School)
A continuation of Bin #50 (Medieval Times I) this bin contains materials for students at the middle school level, including materials that could be of benefit for school reports on the topic. Besides a variety of fiction and non-fiction books, this bin holds: 1 CD Rom, 1 bk on cassette, a transparency set with teacher’s guide, and 1 Demco Passport Notebook “Eleanor of Aquitane” (an excellent resource with 8-10 weeks of activities that take history concepts beyond isolated facts to genuine understanding).
Bin #117 Multicultural New Years
This bin focuses on the beginning of the new year in different cultures.
Bin #118 Kwanzaa
An introduction to Kwanzaa for those unfamiliar with the holiday.
Bin #119 Earth, Ecology, Nature II - Upper El and Up
Contains materials for a variety of ages that deal with the topics of Ecology, the Environment and Nature Study.
Bin #120 Keats
A starting collection of Keats' works, perfect for introducing to a new audience.