A
Story of the Dewey Decimal System of Classification
Complete
story about the Dewey Decimal system with library activities
http://mte.anacortes.k12.wa.us/library/dewey/deweystory.htm
Dewey
Explains
what call numbers are and lists some topics that can be found in each of the 10
main divisions of the Dewey Decimal System
http://www.emerson.k12.nj.us/staff/rmkelly/custom/mediacenter/Kids%20Corner/Dewey/DeweyDecimal.html
Dewey
Decimal System
Explains
how to search for information (books) using the Dewey Decimal System
http://www.lib.duke.edu/libguide/fi_books_dd.htm
“Do We” Really Know Dewey?
Learn
about the Dewey Decimal System which was designed by 6^{th} graders
http://library.thinkquest.org/5002/
Let’s
Do Dewey
Explains
how books are assigned their call numbers and gives a brief account of the life
of Melville Dewey
http://www.mtsu.edu/%7Evvesper/dewey2.htm
Dewey
Browse
Contains websites classified by the Dewey
Decimal Classification System for K12
DCPL
Kids Exploring the Dewey Decimal System
Explains
that every subject has a number (which is like an address) that is used to
locate books in the library
http://www.dclibrary.org/kids/dewey.html
Can
You Do the Dewey?
A
trivia gave with biographical information on Dewey and an explanation of the
classification system
Dewey
Decimal System Game
Library
skills game for elementary students
http://www.ccsd.edu/bardonia/LearningGames/LibrarySkills/
The
Dewey Decimal System
A
worksheet to name the 10 groups (of the Dewey Decimal System) that are used to
classify nonfiction books in a library
http://www.eduref.org/Virtual/Lessons/Information_Literacy/IFO0205b.pdf
Kid’s
Guide to The Dewey Decimal System
Chart
of Dewey Decimal Classification for children
http://www.scottpublib.org/dragon/Dewey.html
Dewey
Decimal Game
Lesson
plans for 3^{rd}5^{th} graders to learn the basics of using
the Dewey Decimal System
http://www.storylady.com/deweygame.html
Kid’s
Click
web search
(using the Dewey Decimal Classification System) for kids by librarians
http://www.kidsclick.org/dewey.html
The
Dewey Decimal Classification System
A
lesson to teach students about the fundamentals of the Dewey Decimal System to
enable them to locate books in the library
http://www.iit.edu/~smart/halsey/lesson1.htm

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Melville
Dewey’s classification system for books