Here are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. It's a bit of a light week because I was traveling for work, but I do have a few links for you on: #BookLists, #mysteries, #ReadAloud, #SchoolLibrarians, #SummerReading, reading choice, schools, and teachers.
Top Tweet of the Week
"I don’t censor the books my children read. I think they’ll be stronger for it" says | I agree with her.
for puzzle lovers, a from | to to
The Best Books for According to My Students 2018, a from
Today on the blog: Interview with Dori Hillestad Butler author of winner KING & KAYLA AND THE CASE OF THE SECRET CODE
Finding before they're : A Guide For , + from Kelly Jensen https://t.co/ORlGZeYgjt
Growing Bookworms / Summer Reading
On Summer Checkouts | Some ideas from on how could help ensure access to books for kids over the summer
Why to Kids Helps Them Thrive, w/ tips for making the most of together - http://ow.ly/Mhlp30k5QIP
A request to from | Don't make end of year rewards about meeting some numeric goal. Celebrate each student's growth; the things they are proud of https://t.co/4RlL3YvMak
On Reading, Writing, Blogging, and Publishing
Book-Related Vanity License Plates | Now I want one
It is time to bring back the for teens. Here's why + tips for finding one. | quotes (one of my top recommended books for )
Schools and Libraries
How 100 low-income students meet goals of heading off to by | Way to go Cristo Rey Jesuit High School
Frontloading: The Great Equalizer – ctkreider | Providing w/ information before helps prepare them to learn, regardless of background deltas
Another unsurprising study: Nearly all spend own money on school needs
Is joy the main event at your school? asks , w/ summary of ideas from new book by |
Fewer Suspensions, More ‘Hugs and Bubbles’: Oklahoma City’s Experiment in School Discipline - https://t.co/cwHo9gMRuc
U.S. State of the Union from | # of school librarians down 19% since 2000 / profession is evolving in different directions
Two studies point to the power of - relationships to boost - | platooning may be harmful, while looping is beneficial
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