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ISBN 13: 1563089378
Total Pages : 217 pages
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Read and Download Nancy J. Keane book Booktalking Across the Curriculum in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TBooktalking Across the Curriculum. This book was released on 2002 with total page 217 pages. Book excerpt: Contains more than 160 booktalks and 330 book suggestions designed to help middle-school teachers promote fiction-reading in their classrooms.

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ISBN 13: 1440867798
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ISBN 13: 0810891336
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Read and Download Jeanette Larson book Children's Services Today in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TChildren's Services Today. This book was released on 2015-03-01 with total page 218 pages. Book excerpt: Here, one of America’s foremost experts in public library services to children cover the basics of library services for children. Jeanette Larson highlights best practices and "toolkits" that provide tools and resources to quickly implement programs and services. She includes model programs, checklists and forms, and ready-to-use examples of programs, with an emphasis on programs that are inexpensive to implement and simple to replicate. From start to finish, learn how to plan, implement, and manage public library programs and services for children, ages birth to twelve years old. Children's services are a critical part of today's library services and staff need basic background information, practical advice, and specific examples of how to perform the fundamental duties required of them. Special features of the book include: Basic information on how to implement the fundamental services and programs of library services to children Background and rationale for the provision of these services and programs Enhancements for children's programs and services that support literacy and learning Templates for successful programs Examples of inexpensive and ready-to-use programs ranging from simple to on-going and more elaborate programs Children’s Services Today: A Practical Guide for Librarians offers basic background, practical experience, and best practices necessary for the successful provision of children's services in today's public library. Whether you are a part-time children's librarian in a small, rural library, a generalist assigned to provide children's programming in a medium-sized library, or a paraprofessional working in the children's department in a large urban library, this practical guide will help you implement dynamic programs and services that meet the needs of today's children and families

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ISBN 13: 144087123X
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Publisher : American Library Association
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ISBN 13: 0838911854
Total Pages : 304 pages
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Download Children's Book-a-Day Almanac PDF

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ISBN 13: 1466828048
Total Pages : 400 pages
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ISBN 13: 1610694880
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Download Library Services for Children and Young People PDF

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ISBN 13: 1856047121
Total Pages : 272 pages
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Total Pages : 155 pages
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Total Pages : 145 pages
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ISBN 13: 9780786481804
Total Pages : 285 pages
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ISBN 13: 0786461837
Total Pages : 199 pages
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Read and Download Jill S. Jarrell book Cooler Than Fiction in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TCooler Than Fiction. This book was released on 2014-01-10 with total page 199 pages. Book excerpt: Designed for public librarians, school media specialists, teachers, and anyone with an interest in supporting teen literacy, this book features 133 nonfiction booktalks to use with both voracious and reluctant teen readers. These booktalks cover a wide and varied range of nonfiction genres, including science, nature, history, biography, graphic novels, true crime, art, and much more. Each includes a set of discussion questions and sample project ideas which could be easily expanded into a classroom lesson plan or full library program. Also included are several guidelines for classroom integration, tips for making booktalks more interactive and interesting, and selections for further reading.

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Total Pages : 162 pages
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Read and Download Nancy J. Keane book The Tech-savvy Booktalker in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TThe Tech-savvy Booktalker. This book was released on 2009 with total page 162 pages. Book excerpt: This book includes simple but powerful ideas and instructions for integrating technology into presentations, and using booktalks to launch learning across the curriculum. For Grades 6 - 12. (Adapted from back cover).

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Download Gotcha Good! Nonfiction Books to Get Kids Excited About Reading PDF

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ISBN 13: 1591588464
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Read and Download Kathleen A. Baxter book Gotcha Good! Nonfiction Books to Get Kids Excited About Reading in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TGotcha Good! Nonfiction Books to Get Kids Excited About Reading. This book was released on 2008-07-30 with total page 268 pages. Book excerpt: This fifth Gotcha! book, aimed at public and school librarians and teachers, discusses well-reviewed and kid-tested nonfiction titles for third through eighth grade readers published in 2005-2007 with a few extra oldies but goodies added in. Chapters are built around the high- interest topics kids love. Irresistible book descriptions and book talks guide librarians and teachers to nonfiction books kids want to read. New features include numerous booklists to copy and save (similar to the bookmarks in Gotcha for Guys!) and profiles and interviews of some innovative authors such as Sally Walker, Kathleen Krull, Catherine Thimmesh, Steve Jenkins, Ken Mochizuki, and others. Grades 3-8. This fifth Gotcha! book, aimed at public and school librarians, as well as elementary and middle school teachers, discusses well-reviewed and kid-tested nonfiction titles for third through eighth grade readers published in 2005-2007 with a few extra oldies but goodies added in. Chapters are built around the high-interest topics kids love as the authors provide irresistible book descriptions to guide librarians and teachers to nonfiction books kids will want to read. Features include numerous booklists that can be copied and saved (similar to the bookmarks in the authors' Gotcha for Guys!), as well as profiles and interviews of some innovative nonfiction authors such as Sally Walker, Kathleen Krull, Catherine Thimmesh, Steve Jenkins, Ken Mochizuki, and others. Grades 3-8.