Teach With INFOhio

Fetch and ISearch: When Should I Use It?

Written by // Janah Shumaker Thursday, 01 September 2022

This summer, INFOhio made updates and enhancements to increase the ease of navigation and look of INFOhio's website. One of these changes was increased access to both Fetch and ISearch. Easier access to Fetch and ISearch is important for students, teachers, and families to be able to find library materials and additional materials licensed by INFOhio. 

Simple Strategies to Supplement Instruction with Capstone Interactive eBooks

Written by // Jill Finnan Friday, 30 September 2022

Instructional materials matter. While securing a coherent curriculum and professional development for teachers is the first step in ensuring learning in Ohio’s classrooms, identifying high-quality supplemental materials at grade level for all learners can be helpful in increasing student engagement, meeting diverse needs, and filling instructional gaps.

When paired with a high-quality curriculum, INFOhio's quality eBooks, videos, lesson plans, instructional web tools, and training and support materials can provide engaging and innovative supplements to scaffold student growth and learning. 

INFOhio licenses Scholastic's Capstone Interactive eBooks for all Ohio schools and families. With more than 800 titles to choose from, Capstone provides students and educators with a variety of science and social studies eBooks appropriate for grades 3-6.

 

Simple Strategies to Supplement Instruction with Capstone Interactive eBooks

Register Now for a Learn With INFOhio Webinar About GenYES Ohio

Written by // Sarah Mowery Friday, 30 September 2022

GenYES Ohio is a program that prepares Ohio students to become student technology leaders through a rigorous, technology-infused supplemental curriculum. Join us for this 30-minute webinar to learn how to start this program in your school. 

Register Now for a Learn With INFOhio Webinar About GenYES Ohio

Fall Into Gale Resources: Learn With INFOhio Webinar Series

Written by // Sarah Mowery Thursday, 29 September 2022

Three new Learn With INFOhio Webinars are scheduled for October and November. Fall into the licensed Gale resources: STEM & Career eBooks, Financial Literacy eBooks, and Gale In Context: Elementary. 

Fall Into Gale Resources: Learn With INFOhio Webinar Series

Simple Strategies to Supplement Instruction with The World Almanac for Kids

Written by // Mary Rowland Tuesday, 23 August 2022

Instructional materials matter. While securing a coherent curriculum and professional development for teachers is the first step in ensuring equity in Ohio’s classrooms, identifying high-quality supplemental materials at grade level for all learners can be helpful in increasing student engagement, meeting diverse needs, and filling instructional gaps. In this Teach with INFOhio Blog post, learn how to use licensed digital content from The World Almanac for Kids to engage, empower, elevate, and extend student learning in middle-grade classrooms. 

 

Share Engaging Science Content with ScienceFlix for Grades 6-8

Written by // Sarah Mowery Friday, 09 September 2022

Share engaging science content with ScienceFlix. This new digital resource from Scholastic features more than 70 complete units of study on the topics of science, technology, engineering, and math for students in grades 6-8.

Share Engaging Science Content with ScienceFlix for Grades 6-8

Tips and Tricks for Getting Started with BLUEcloud Course Lists

Written by // Janah Shumaker Thursday, 01 September 2022

Looking for an easy way to curate resources to share with teachers and students? With BLUEcloud Course Lists build resource lists that can be accessed online, anytime! Promote quality, vetted resources from your school library and INFOhio!

 

Tips and Tricks for Getting Started with BLUEcloud Course Lists

Enhance Your Online Catalog with Book Nook

Written by // Janah Shumaker Monday, 05 October 2020

Learn how to use the 856 tag feature in Book Nook to add links to student-created book trailers in your school's online catalog.

Math is Fun: Engaging Resource for Math from INFOhio

Written by // Sarah Mowery Friday, 04 February 2022

Celebrate literacy in the mathematics classroom with resources from INFOhio. 

Math is Fun: Engaging Resource for Math from INFOhio

Quality Instructional Materials from INFOhio: Capstone Interactive eBooks (Copy)

Written by // Sarah Mowery Tuesday, 01 February 2022

Instructional materials matter and looking closely at the materials you use in your classrooms is important. Every Ohio student deserves the opportunity to learn from high-quality, standards-aligned instructional materials to become a resilient, lifelong learner who contributes to society (Each Child, Our Future). 

Studies have shown that using high-quality, coherent curriculums and instructional materials lead to student growth in learning and achievement. For over 20 years, INFOhio has been providing Ohio schools and districts with quality supplemental resources available at no cost. INFOhio’s resources provide educators and students with premium, vetted content such as eBooks, videos, lesson plans, instructional web tools, and training and support materials which can be used for teaching and learning. Capstone Interactive eBooks from INFOhio offer Ohio parents, educators, and students access to quality, interactive, unlimited use eBooks from Capstone focused on science and social studies content for grades 3-6. 

Quality Instructional Materials from INFOhio: Capstone Interactive eBooks (Copy)