Here are some links that I shared on Twitter this week that I thought might be of interest:
How the iPad Can Transform Classroom Learning @Edutopia http://ow.ly/ceeTu via NCLE SmartBrief #literacy
The Care and Feeding of Middle Grade Readers | educating alice http://ow.ly/cbcKT @medinger #kidlit
Good stuff! Stimulating the imagination of the gifted child http://ow.ly/cbc5P by @TrevorHCairney
News Bites @sljournal: Love Your Librarian? Then Show It by nominating her/him for this award: http://ow.ly/cb3DQ
A story to please book-lovers (+ their inner 10 year olds) everywhere by @jenniholm on @NerdyBookClub http://ow.ly/catdc
Cybils blog: @Cybils Staff Publishing News! http://ow.ly/c9tLc Yay for our own @ginaruiz !
RT @tashrow: Great escapes (some quite literal!) for middle-grade summer reading — The Horn Book http://buff.ly/PMyrbc #kidlit
RT @playbythebook: Charlie Higson: 'Let's not revive this dead debate about reading ages on books' http://www.guardian.co.uk/childrens-book …
E-Readers and how they can help readers with Dyslexia: http://ow.ly/c7iD5 (via @readingrockets) #literacy
Simple Yet Powerful Things to Do While Reading Aloud: http://ow.ly/c6sFY (via @readingrockets) #literacy
Teaching Kids Vocabulary: Five Common Misconceptions http://ow.ly/c7usL via @readingrockets #literacy
RT @amygaerlan: A closer look at RIF (Reading is Fundamental).#BookPeopleUnite http://lnkd.in/XPqG9c @RIFWEB
Disturbing stuff: Why Are American Kids So Spoiled? @NewYorker http://ow.ly/c5UoR via @semicolonblog
The @NerdyBookClub shares their Top Ten Girl Power Books: Middle Grade: http://ow.ly/c5T5M #kidlit
RT @Hokuboku: How an Abandoned Walmart Became an Award-Winning Public Library: http://slate.me/NNiDgB
Top 100 Chapter Book Poll Results from @FuseEight, all in one handy list. A great #summerreading list! http://ow.ly/c5dRa
#Cybils blog: Download and Print Your 2011 @Cybils Flyer! Complete with all the finalists + winners http://ow.ly/c4rwn @aquafortis
Brilliant! Brazilian prisoners given novel way to reduce their sentences: read books http://ow.ly/c4o2F via @catagator
I hope that people find these posts useful. For me, it's encouraging to see how many tweet-worthy links crop up in a week. Thanks for checking in!
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