Here are highlights from the links that I shared on Twitter this week @JensBookPage. Topics this week include #BookLists, #Cybils, #DiverseBooks, #GrowthMindset, #math, #ReadAloud, #ReadingChoice, #ReadYourWorld, #STEAM, #STEM, book awards, Edgar Awards, growing bookworms, reading, and schools.
Top Tweet of the Week
Using Stories to Teach | |
Book Lists + Awards
New trend identified by | “It’s a Book About Nothing”
RA RA Read: Stories without words
36 Titles with Strong Female Characters from to | from https://t.co/sfEZ2q8D5T
Beyond : 30 Fantasy Adventure Series Starring Mighty Girls | https://t.co/gyMpcIhXdb
MWA Announces 2018 Nominations, including + categories
Press Release Fun: Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards Now Accepting Submissions —
2017 Reactions from authors + publishers, Part 2 | We love the enthusiasm!
Today's featured REVIEW: Fiction finalist Creepy Pair of Underwear! by + | Review by |
Today's featured REVIEW: senior high finalist Alice Paul and the Fight for Women’s Rights | review by |
Today's featured REVIEW is middle grade fiction finalist The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora by , reviewed by Greg Pattridge | from
Events + Programs
RT @PragmaticMom: Ideas from Supporters on how to Celebrate Multicultural Children's Book Day 2018! via
These kids started a for minority boys. It’s the most popular club in school.
They're here! The 2018 Honorees for https://t.co/kj2ga4PG9h
5 Reasons To Start To Your Baby by Yasmin Cole | Bonding, pre-linguistic skills + more
Middle school kids get real-time data on | | Dashboard display gets more involved
How to Foster a Through | Do NOT level the classroom library + more |
Five ways to boost for pleasure in primary | Rachel Lopiccolo https://t.co/B5qgMBJewA
My Preschooler Is Desperate to Learn to Read! What Can I Do? | Some ideas from Lindsay Barrett |
5 essentials in creating a rich reading environment and a community of enthusiastic (developing) readers | Challenge https://t.co/rLXmtPS8FB
Some fun tidbits in Morning Notes: Mike Mulligan Dabbing Edition —
The Inexpensive Way to Keep Up With the Oscar Contenders — Read their equivalents, says
Want to Raise Kids Who Won't Give Up Easily? Teach Them the 'Batman Effect' | via
RT @CommonSenseMedia: Your child will gain the most from you as you role model enthusiasm for learning, and offer encouragement and support for their curiosity. (via ) https://t.co/4id2SZT05g
Schools and Libraries
Dealing with digital distraction - should devices be banned in college classrooms so students can focus? https://t.co/gHt6HtHj3d
Guidance On Which Program to Purchase | One that "supports choice, independent reading time... and (that) being a reader is something good" says https://t.co/FuOXZR5TnA
RT @EdWeekTeacher: We clearly are not conveying the depth and richness of math in the way we tend to teach it, says.
Spark with -
Sigh. Students don't pursue because it's too hard, say 52% of Americans | | Why is this?
RT @MindShiftKQED: How do we integrate into every part of math class? The first big obstacle is embedded in American culture. It has become acceptable to brag about *not* being “a math person.” That has to stop. https://t.co/0IV9wx6WOj
Making Math a Family Thing | Strategies for + for closing the gap between home + | via
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