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STEP into Storytime: Using StoryTime Effective Practice to Strengthen the Development of Newborns to Five-Year-Olds

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Saroj Nadkarni Ghoting and Kathy Fling Klatt ISBN-13: 9780838912225 368 pages  8½ x 11  2014 StoryTime Effective Practice (STEP), developed by the authors, is an approach that articulates the link between child development theory and storytimes. This important resource shows how presenters can use STEP to craft a storytime that is effective for...


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Reading, Writing, Playing, Learning: Finding the sweet spots in kindergarten literacy-Paperback-Pembroke Publishers-The Library Marketplace

Reading, Writing, Playing, Learning: Finding the sweet spots in kindergarten literacy

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Lori Jamison Rog and Donna-Lynn Galloway ISBN-13: 9781551383217 104 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2017 This practical handbook shows teachers how to nurture a kindergarten learning environment in which children feel safe, comfortable, and able to take risks. It offers innovative ways to encourage children to explore, experiment, discover, solv...


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Penelope Popper, Book Doctor

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Toni Buzzeo; illustrated by Jana Christy ISBN-13: 9781602130548 32 pages • 8½ x 11  2011 Poor Penelope. She desperately wants to be a doctor. She has everything she needs—a lab coat, a medical bag and even an identification badge. But Penelope's friends are growing weary of her constant ministration, and one afternoon a discouraged Penelope find...


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{"id":8329677766,"title":"Mind-Bending Mysteries and Thrillers for Teens: A Programming and Readers' Advisory Guide","handle":"mbmtt-prag","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #741b47;\"\u003eAmy J. Alessio\u003c\/span\u003e \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eISBN-13:\u003c\/strong\u003e 9780838912041\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e152 pages \u003cbr\u003e 6 x 9 \u003cbr\u003e 2014\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThere are plenty of mysteries in teens' lives, including physical and emotional changes, uncertainty about the future, and feelings between people. Seen in this light, the appeal of these stories for this age group makes perfect sense: through a progression of plot and clues, the ending of a teen mystery book provides expected conclusions after an entertaining escape from reality. 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Mind-Bending Mysteries and Thrillers for Teens: A Programming and Readers' Advisory Guide-Paperback-ALA Editions-Default-The Library Marketplace

Mind-Bending Mysteries and Thrillers for Teens: A Programming and Readers' Advisory Guide

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Amy J. Alessio ISBN-13: 9780838912041 152 pages  6 x 9  2014 There are plenty of mysteries in teens' lives, including physical and emotional changes, uncertainty about the future, and feelings between people. Seen in this light, the appeal of these stories for this age group makes perfect sense: through a progression of plot and clues, the endi...


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Wordplay for Kids: A Sourcebook of Poems, Rhymes, and Read-Alouds

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Tim Wadham ISBN-13: 9780838912669 240 pages  7 x 10  2015 Instilling a love of reading in a child pays dividends long after early literacy skills have been mastered. The key to successful programming is to make children become participants, encouraging a _literary earî and love of the beauty of language itself. To help children develop artful l...


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Visual Literacy for Libraries: A Practical, Standards-Based Guide

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The Slow Book Revolution: Creating a New Culture of Reading on College Campuses and Beyond

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edited by Meagan Lacy ISBN-13: 9781610697156 160 pages • 6⅛ x 9¼ Year Published: 2014 Improve literacy in college-age students by utilizing this innovative resource that helps to promote contemplation over brevity in reading practices. This inspiring guide shows how to implement the principles of the Slow Book movement in college campus librari...


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The Gift of the Unicorn and Other Animal Helper Tales for Storytellers, Educators, and Librarians

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Dan Keding and Kathleen A. Brinkmann ISBN-13: 9781440840524 190 pages • 6 x 9¼ Year Published: 2016 Engage young readers in stories they love while teaching important content with this fun book that features more than 40 folktales from around the world celebrating the animal-human bond. Written by two leaders in the field of storytelling, this ...


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The Early Literacy Kit: A Handbook and Tip Cards

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Read to Succeed: Strategies to Engage Children and Young People in Reading for Pleasure

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Multicultural Storytime Magic

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Literacy 101: Questions and answers that meet the needs of real teachers-Paperback-Pembroke Publishers-The Library Marketplace

Literacy 101: Questions and answers that meet the needs of real teachers

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David Booth ISBN-13: 9781551383156 128 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2016 In this expansive survey, David Booth, one of our foremost authorities on teaching literacy, answers real questions from teachers like you about turning research and theory into effective best practice. Teachers will find the answers they need and can use on almost any t...


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Let's Get Ready for Reading: A fun and easy guide to help kids become readers

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Toronto Public Library ISBN-13: 9780920601716 68 pages • 7½ x 8½  2014 Children learn many of the skills they need for reading long before they begin school. You help build these early literacy skills when you read, talk, sing and play with your child. In this fun and friendly book, you'll find tips, tricks and resources to help you get your ch...


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Content Counts: Developing Disciplinary Literacy Skills, K–6

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Jennifer L. Altieri ISBN-13: 9780872078383 214 pages • 7 x 9  2011 With so much emphasis on literacy in the elementary grades, how do you give math, science, and social studies the attention they deserve? How do you make content count without sacrificing the precious time spent on nurturing literacy development? This books innovative approach ...


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The Power of Reading: Insights from the Research, 2nd Edition

The Power of Reading: Insights from the Research, 2nd Edition

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Stephen D. Krashen 180 Pages 6 1/8 x 9 1/4 Continuing the case for free voluntary reading set out in the book's 1993 first edition, this new, updated, and much-looked-for second edition explores new research done on the topic in the last ten years as well as looking anew at some of the original research reviewed. Krashen also explores research s...


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Writing Reviews for Readers' Advisory

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Brad Hooper ISBN-13: 9780838910177 109 pages  6 x 9  2009 Reviews are an important resource for readers’ advisory and collection development. They are also a helpful promotional tool, introducing patrons to what is new on the shelf. This resource includes  Tips for writing strong, relevant reviews Different ways reviews can be used to promote ...


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Too Much Noise in the Library

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Susan Margaret Chapman; illustrated by Abby Carter ISBN-13: 9781602130265 32 pages • 8½ x 10  2010 Ms. Reade runs a lively media center. Every day the book returns thump, keyboards click, printers screech, pages rustle, DVDs blare, teachers chatter, children giggle and Adam asks a million questions. The town mayor loves libraries. "They're so pe...


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The Tween Scene: A Year of Programs for 10- To 14-Year Olds

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Tiffany Balducci and Brianne Wilkins-Bester ISBN-13: 9781617510298 242 pages • 8½ x 11  2014 The Tween Scene: A Year of Programs for 10- to 14-Year Olds is a treasure chest of programs, tips, and ideas for serving the tweens coming to your library. No longer children, while not yet teens, tweens need to have programs geared to their interests an...


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The Student's Survival Guide to Research

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Monty L. McAdoo ISBN-13: 9780838912768 232 pages • 6 x 9 Year Published: 2015 Jumping head first into a research project is a surefire recipe for stress and confusion. But if you're a newbie, how do you know where to begin, let alone where to go from there? Library instruction expert McAdoo has penned a primer specifically tailored to novice r...


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The Readers' Advisory Guide to Genre Blends

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Megan M. McArdle ISBN-13: 9780838912560 232 pages  6 x 9  2014Genre fiction has always been a complex mixture of themes and elements. The increasing popularity of _genre blends,î or fiction that straddles the traditional labels, means greater pleasure for readers but a greater challenge for readers’ advisory. In this informative and entertaining...


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Nancy J. Polette ISBN-13: 9781440842764 187 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2015 This essential guide has exactly the right books to help you celebrate special days throughout the year—even "holidays" you've never heard of—and provides hundreds of fun titles and activities that could inspire your students to become life-long readers. Young stud...


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Beverly B. Tyner ISBN-13: 9780872074392 192 pages • 8½ x 11 Year Published: 2012 Countless classrooms have been transformed by Beverly Tyner's bestselling Small-Group Reading Instruction books. Now Beverly draws on her years of classroom and consulting experience to "put the pieces together" and help you deliver top-quality literacy instructio...


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Jamie Campbell Naidoo and Katie Scherrer ISBN-13: 9780838914113 136 pages  8½ x 11  2016 It is imperative that library programs reflect the rich diversity of the entire community. That includes Spanish-speaking children, who need opportunities to hear their home and school languages spoken, and to see their lives validated through engaging cue...


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