The Department of Culture, through the municipal library, inaugurated this week, with groups 5 ┬░ "A" and 5 ┬░ "B" CEIP "San JosÚ", the program Reading Promotion 2015/2016, with activity "Know Your Library" offered to the students of Primary Education fifth of schools in this municipality.
This activity, carried out by the library staff, seeks to promote reading literary texts not only books but also matter, and is basically a guided tour of the library to find resources.
The main objectives are to teach how books are sorted and explain why that order, meet the management and the advantages of using the OPAC (Public Access Catalog Online), and finally provide children with the necessary tools to locate the works on the shelves through the use of OPAC.
The visit begins with an explanation of how they are categorized and sorted the books, and what they mean ingots of colors, then they are taught to use the OPAC to find a book.
Next, a fragment of a documentary about projects and explained the game, which is to solve three races to go (Terror, Adventure and Fantasy) starts.
Before the game the students are divided into three groups, each solve the puzzles that are hidden in the books;
You find books using OPAC.
For this course the municipal public library "Matthew Smith", has developed a calendar that will take place some seventy six animations that cover children aged between 5 and 12 years.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Totana