Here are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics in this relatively brief edition include #BookLists, #ReadingAloud, #STEM, college, early childhood education, learning to read, love of books, parenting, play, raising readers, reading, reading choice, and teaching.
5 Fantastic Books for Young Scientists, | Must have Project Book for my daughter https://t.co/UFowNf51Mb
Best Books to Inspire Your Sports-Obsessed Kids to Read, a
Favorite for Girls Ages 6 and Up, from | Good ideas here for my near 7 y.o.
Events + Programs
Engaging Dads in Early Childhood Ed Programs: getting past obstacles + into the https://t.co/Ee9xmEAh4I
Drawing, & Seeing the World Differently by
A reminder from life-long avid reader that adults should let kids read for enjoyment
The Challenge of Teaching College Kids Who Hate (after being turned off in HS) https://t.co/6ockqxomGx
What happens when you teach children to make inferences while reading?
The Joy of as a family - video chat from + w/ book recommendations https://t.co/Qgf6iJLCOy
What Kids Learn About Books from Watching Your Example | Modeling the joy of Edward Viljoen
Despite a couple of tech changes, “Unlucky Arithmetic: Thirteen Ways to Raise a Nonreader” still relevant
Updated: The Complete Listing of All Public Children’s Literature Statues in the United States
On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing
Love this! Confessions of a Book Nerd via |"I use WAY too many Harry Potter references"
9 Ways to Spread Through Books + from | Leave a book for someone, + more
Stories can change our brains + sharing stories w/ kids builds bonds - Hilary Hawkes
Play + Movement
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An Unexpected Consequence for Kids Who Sit Too Much: Lack of body + spatial awareness https://t.co/AAh6krtQOI
Schools and Libraries
The Way We Teach (w/ emphasis on speed vs. thinking) Is Holding Women Back says
Yes! says job is not to shape the opinions of , but to offer them a chance to create opinions https://t.co/yWfAeZ6tqj
Good stuff here: On the Need for Getting Rid of and how manages her classes without it https://t.co/K5jPkOKCzx
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