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Links I Shared on Twitter this Week: August 12: #BookLists Galore, Girls and #Math, #Reading Communities

TwitterLinksHere are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this relatively light week include #BookLists (lots of those!), #DiverseBooks, #PictureBooks, #STEAM, #STEM, activity books, the Cybils Awards, growing bookworms, math, Matt de la Pena, NCTE, reading communities, and reading aloud. 

Awards

Author @mattdelapena Wins the @ncte National Intellectual Freedom Award http://ow.ly/tWT03035s3d  @GalleyCat via @PWKidsBookshelf

Book Lists

First Half Recap Of 2016 #PictureBooks @bottomshelfbks @HuffingtonPost http://ow.ly/4EDr3036Zap  via @100scopenotes #kidlit #BookList

5 Fabulous #PictureBooks About #School - a #BookList from @housefullbkwrms  http://ow.ly/dTJh3034Wyd  #kidlit

Election + President Books Worth Casting a Vote For, a @growingbbb #BookList #PictureBooks https://t.co/95qxueZIDH

#Math Art Books for #STEAM learning, activity books, #PictureBooks + more from @momandkiddo  http://ow.ly/RJXz30339je  #BookList

Top Ten Books for Principals to #ReadAloud at Staff Meetings by @ReadByExample @nerdybookclub https://t.co/RasORTrfso

Excellent #BookList from Jean Little Library:  Strong Minds, Strong Hearts, Strong Girls - recent titles http://ow.ly/8pFs30338xM  #kidlit 

On the #Cybils blog: #BookList by @AnnettePimentel | #Baseball Stories You (Probably) Didn’t Know  #kidlit http://ow.ly/SbQ23039oKI 

Diversity

Beyond a Snowy Day: @FuseEight rounds up some Out-of-Print African-American Children’s Book Classics  #kidlit http://ow.ly/iJjM303399n 

Reading + Growing Bookworms

One mom's solution to kids #reading "Junk Food for the Brain" | keep better quality stuff on hand http://ow.ly/mgpR3033854  @TheCathInTheHat

Read with a kid, learn something - @pwbalto shares recent #reading experiences w/ kids at the #library https://t.co/XQytvDnRV9

Black boys in ‘book deserts’ don’t get inspiring #literary experiences. Let’s do better http://ow.ly/Wj8B3039Pw1  @Chalkbeat @PWKidsBookshelf

The Power of a #Reading Community: "being part of a community... pushes you to be better" says @frankisibberson  http://ow.ly/pwde3039pAD 

Parenting + Outdoor Play

Timely for me: Yes, your kids can and should pack their own #school lunches @washingtonpost via @RaiseAnAdult https://t.co/FYdGavN6mh

Physical Activity Boosts Brain Power + Academic Performance in Kids + Teens - researchers report http://ow.ly/SVtN3039yq3  @hey_sigmund

The movement to bring back ‘risky’ play for children (in playgrounds + parks) @globeandmail via @EllenBSandseter https://t.co/QlIz8FQdKX

STEM

What's Keeping Women Out of Science, #Math Careers? Calculus + Confidence - http://ow.ly/h0PN30337DX  @LianaHeitin  @educationweek #STEM

This I like: #STEM Camp Shows Girls Can not only “get math” but get EXCITED about #math http://ow.ly/Iwv83039uUI  @MIND_Research

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