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MAKE | Goodnight, Maker: Books for Pre-Readers

MAKE | Goodnight, Maker: Books for Pre-Readers | AboutBooks | Scoop.it
As a book-loving maker family, we try to find books that will prime our two boys, ages 2 and 4, to have the curiosity, whimsy, creativity, resourcefulness, flexibility of thinking, environmental understanding, and mechanical sense ...
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What’s a good book to read Miss?

What’s a good book to read Miss? | AboutBooks | Scoop.it

If you sometimes get stumped when asked to recommend a book for a student - try one of these options.  Bev. describes several literature related websites that could be promoted within your school for students to use themselves to search out their 'next good book'

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Children's books | The Guardian

Children's books | The Guardian | AboutBooks | Scoop.it

The Guardian's children's books site is written by children and for children."   A site with new books, reviews and Trail Blazers link at the end - uploaded book trailers.

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Words a Plenty - Heidi Sutherlin's Blog

Words a Plenty - Heidi Sutherlin's Blog | AboutBooks | Scoop.it

Official Book Trailer for Brothers In Betrayal.  Samlpe book Trailer.

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Love That Book - Books for the Young

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Reviews of books for young people set up in catagories (Chapter, First Readers, Picture, Young adult etc).  Supported by a Sydney bookshop Pages and Pages and linked to two of their other blogs.

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Library Games: Resources for FUNbrarians! » Blog Archive ...

Library Games: Resources for FUNbrarians! » Blog Archive ... | AboutBooks | Scoop.it

Many, many reasons to have a librarian in your library!

Creating READ posters. Creating book trailers. Preparation for college. Summer reading lists and programs. Borrowing materials on interlibrary loan from public and college libraries. Having resources available for school ...
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Teacher's ideas

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Upon their return to school, the students willchoose from one of four options for sharing their book with their classmates:

Create a glog, incorporating images and text.
Make a digital book trailer, using either images or original movie footage.
Create a mashup, either by putting your character in another setting or having a character interact with one from the class book.
Write an original rap or song and either record it or perform it live.

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Book Review: 'Explosive Eighteen' by Janet Evanovich | TheCelebrityCafe.com

A great example of a book trailer (secondary) to show as an example of image fade limited text and moody music.   "Book Review: 'Explosive Eighteen' by Janet Evanovich http://t.co/sYocb6fd...

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