```Dewey Decimal Classification
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Dewey Decimal Classification PowerPoint, DeeAnn Robinson, Summer
2008
The purpose of this presentation is to introduce kindergarten through
second graders on how to use the Dewey Decimal Classification System.
This is to help students understand that the classification system
categorizes book by particular subjects.
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What is the Dewey
Decimal System?
Microsoft Works Suite 2006 Clipart
Who is Melville
Dewey?
• Born 1851
• Founded the American Library
Association
• Invented the Dewey Decimal
Classification System
• Died in 1931
• Librarian at Columbia College
in New York
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How can we
find the book
we need?
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What is a Dewey
Decimal call
number?
Where is it
found?
Spine
Call Number
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000’s
Computer science, information & general
works
027.4
HOE
Images from amazon.com
http://www.amazon.com/Visit-Library-PebblePlus/dp/0736823948/ref=sr_1_9?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid
=1214944183&sr=1-9
031.21
REF
Image from Amazon.com
http://www.amazon.com/Scholastic-ChildrensEncyclopedia/dp/0439438160/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1?ie=UTF8
&s=books&qid=1214935261&sr=1-1
100’s
Philosophy & psychology
170.20
HUM
d=1214945766&sr=1-1
200’s
Religion
230.22
TEE
http://www.amazon.com/Christianity-Religion-Focus-GeoffTeece/dp/0749647949/ref=sr_1_33?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=12
14944457&sr=1-33
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amazon.com
299/.31 19
HAR
http://www.amazon.com/Gods-Pharaohs-EgyptianMythologyWorld/dp/0872269086/ref=sr_1_18?ie=UTF8&s=book
s&qid=1214944674&sr=1-18
300’s
Social sciences
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324.6
GRA
43911&sr=1-3
356.16
BRA
http://www.amazon.com/U-S-Army-RangersArmedForces/dp/0736843949/ref=sr_1_16?ie=UTF8&s=b
ooks&qid=1214943634&sr=1-16
400’s
Languages
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amazon.com
423.19
HOW
http://www.amazon.com/My-First-Picture-DictionaryPictureback/dp/0394834860/ref=sr_1_10?ie=UTF8&s
=books&qid=1214943391&sr=1-10
419.7
HEL
http://www.amazon.com/Sign-Language-Kids-GuideAmerican/dp/1402706723/ref=sr_1_6?ie=UTF8&s=books&
qid=1214943232&sr=1-6
500’s
Sciences
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amazon.com
570
LEB
oks&qid=1215658241&sr=1-1
531.14
NIZ
http://www.amazon.com/Gravity-First-Facts-PhysicalWorld/dp/0736869409/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&s=books&
qid=1215658348&sr=1-5
600’s
Technology
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amazon.com
629.22
DEG
http://www.amazon.com/Camiones-Basura-Garbage-TrucksBilingual/dp/0736866736/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=12149
41410&sr=1-3
612.1
DEG
http://www.amazon.com/Your-Heart-Body-TerriDegezelle/dp/0736833528/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=
1214941606&sr=1-1
700’s
Arts & recreation
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796.72
DOE
http://www.amazon.com/Autos-Stock-Caballos-FuerzaHorsepower/dp/073686640X/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&s=books&
qid=1214941793&sr=1-2
780
DUB
http://www.amazon.com/I-Like-Music-WhatCan/dp/0736806326/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qi
d=1214941924&sr=1-1
800’s
Literature
811
DIC
http://www.amazon.com/Poetry-Young-People-EmilyDickinson/dp/0806906359/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=
1214942206&sr=1-2
900’s
History & geography
921
BLA
4942436&sr=1-1
917.20
KRU
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amazon.com
http://www.amazon.com/Traveling-Mexico-Robin-RectorKrupp/dp/0688123678/ref=sr_1_22?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=121565
5401&sr=1-22
Classifications
000’s Computer science,
information & general works
100’s Philosophy &
psychology
200’s Religion
300’s Social sciences
.
400’s Languages
500’s Science
600’s Technology
700’s Arts & recreation
800’s Literature
900’s History & geography
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Dewey Games
This is a list of Dewey Games from Dr. Snipes
http://www.quia.com/jg/7265.html
Dewey games
http://www.ccsd.edu/bardonia/learninggames/libraryskills/
Dewey game
http://www.studystack.com/hangman-471
Dewey hangman, match game, crossword, word search, several games and activities
http://www.quia.com/cc/7265.html
Dewey Concentration game
http://www.emerson.k12.nj.us/staff/rmkelly/custom/mediacenter/Kids%20Corner/KidsCorner.html
Kid’s Corner: Dewey Challenge game
http://edweb.sdsu.edu/courses/edtec670/cardboard/Card/D/DuelingDewey/DuelingDewey.html
Dueling Dewey Card game
http://www.solent.ac.uk/library/informe/criminology/booklist/solution3game.stm
Drag the books into the proper Dewey order
References
Blair, E. (2005). Johnny Appleseed. Minneapolis, MN: Picture Window Books. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Braulick, C. A. (2005). The U.S. Army Rangers. Mankota, MN: Capstone Press. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
DeGezelle, T. (2006). Garbage Trucks. Mankato, MN: Capstone Press. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
DeGezelle, T. (2002). Your Heart. Mankato, MN: Capstone Press. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Dickinson E. (1994). Poetry for Young People. New York, NY. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Doeden, M. (2005). Stock Cars. Mankato, MN: Capstone Press. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Dubois, M. L. (2001). I Like Music, What Can I Be? Mankato, MN: Capstone Press. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Ganfield, L. 92005). America Votes How Our President is Elected. Kids Can Press, Ltd. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Harris, G. (1983). Gods & Pharaohs from Egyptian Mythology. New York, NY: Schochen Books. Retrieved June 25,
2008, from http://www.amazon.com
References cont.
Heller, L. (2004). Sign Language for Kids. New York. NY: Sterling. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Hoena, B. A. (2004). A Visit to The Library. Mankato, MN: Capstone Press. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Howard, K. (1978). My First Picture Dictionary. New York, NY: Random House. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.comHumphrey, S. M. (1995). If You Had to Choose, What Would You Do? Amherst, NY:
Prometheus Books. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from Retrieved June 25, 2008, from http://www.amazon.com
Krupp, R. R.. (1996). Let’s Go Traveling in Mexico. New York, NY: Morrow Junior Books. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Leber, N. (2004). What Plants and Animals Need. Minneapolis, MN: Compass Point Books. http://www.amazon.com
Monroe County Public Library (2004). How To Use The Dewey Decimal System. Retrieved July 2, 2008 from
http://www.monroe.lib.in.us/childrens/ddchow.html
Niz, E. (2006). Gravity. Mankato, MN: Capstone Press. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from http://www.amazon.com
Patschke, K. (2000). Melvil Dewey the father of librarianship. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.booktalking.net/books/dewey/
Scholastic Children’s Encyclopedia. (2004). New York, NY: Scholastic, Inc. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Teece, G. (2003), Christianity Religion in Focus. Franklin Watts Ltd. Retrieved June 25, 2008, from
http://www.amazon.com
Graphic Resources
All pictures are from Google Images
Google Images (2008). Retrieved June 25, 2008, July 10, 2008 from http://images.google.com/
All number clip art is from Microsoft Works Suite 2006
Clipart. (2006). Retrieved June 25, 2008, July 10, 2008.
All book graphics are from amazon.com
Book Covers (n.d.). Retrieved June 25, 2008 from http://www.amazon.com
Book Reviews
Book Review of Scholastic Children’s Encyclopedia http://www.amazon.com/ScholasticChildrensEncyclopedia/dp/0439438160/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1214935261&sr=1-1
Book Review of Poetry for Young People Emily Dickinson 3http://www.amazon.com/Poetry-YoungPeople-Emily-Dickinson/dp/0806906359/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1214942206&sr=1-2
Georgia Performance Standards
S1L1
Students will investigate the characteristics and basic needs of plants and animals.
a. Identify the basic needs of a plant.
1.
Air
2.
Water
3.
Light
4.
Nutrients
b. Identify the basic needs of an animal.
1.
Air
2.
Water
3.
Food
4.
Shelter
c. Identify the parts of a plant—root, stem, leaf, and flower.
d. Compare and describe various animals—appearance, motion, growth, basic needs.
Georgia Performance Standards cont.
SS1H2
The students will read or listen to American folktales and explain how they characterize our
national heritage. The study will include John Henry, Johnny Appleseed, Davy Crockett, Paul
Bunyan, and Annie Oakley.
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