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Summer reading program with tips for getting boys to read + booklists

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Keep up to date with books and authors suitable for boys and creating expereiences to engage them in the reading process
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The Joy of Books

Books come alive.

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The Book Zone: Review: Circus of Thieves and the Raffle of Doom ...

The Book Zone: Review: Circus of Thieves and the Raffle of Doom ... | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
Writer William Sutcliffe has thankfully arrived on the kidlit scene to start bringing circuses back into the world of children's literature with his delightfully funny debut for children, Circus of Thieves and the Raffle of Doom.
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I like the work of this reviewer and many of her suggestions are suitable for boy readers.

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My Students' Top Ten (11) + 5 Favorite Books They've Read So Far ...

My Students' Top Ten (11) + 5 Favorite Books They've Read So Far ... | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
Another great part about working with the kids I spend my days teaching is the books that are available for that age group. I talk daily with my students about the books they're reading and what they're thinking about… ...
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Bookinitat50: Literature and Library Lesson Plans - EXCELLENT!!!!

Bookinitat50: Literature and Library Lesson Plans - EXCELLENT!!!! | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
Reading Fun - Many ideas for reading projects from Education World. Books for Children and Young Adults - Links to literature and reading promotion web sites. ... For a low-budget way to get kids wild about reading, try readers theater.
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2012 Short Listed Books

2012 Short Listed Books | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it

IWB activities for shortlisted books. Thanks to Irene Buckler sharing.


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Welcome to News and Views! · News · The Children's Book Council of Australia - NSW

Welcome to News and Views! · News · The Children's Book Council of Australia - NSW | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it

Welcome to News and Views! · News · The Children's Book Council of Australia - NSW


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The Book Chook: Great Book Apps for Kids – Guest Post

The Book Chook: Great Book Apps for Kids – Guest Post | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
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10 Great Books to Get Children Reading

10 Great Books to Get Children Reading | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
We all know some children love to read while others show little interest in books, particularly the boys. Here I am going to suggest 10 books or authors that might capture the interest of your children and get them reading.
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Read It! Loved It!: Aussie Lists Great Books for Kids, Teens ...

Read It! Loved It!: Aussie Lists Great Books for Kids, Teens ... | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
Gavin Jone's career as a teacher-librarian in Melbourne, Australia has centered on widening his students' horizons through reading and literature, and promoting long-term, continuous reading that connects with the curriculum delivered at school.
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Tristan Bancks | Australian Children's Author | Children's Books ...

Tristan Bancks | Australian Children's Author | Children's Books ... | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
Nit Boy. They'll make you laugh They'll make you cry They'll make you itch... NEWS: Nit Boy is on the NSW Premier's Reading Challenge List ... 3 Must-Read Books on Children's & Young Adult Literature.
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Meet the author – Norman Jorgensen « Soup Blog

Meet the author – Norman Jorgensen « Soup Blog | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
That is certainly true in my case. A real bonus being a writer is that I get to travel to all sorts of great places for literature festivals and writers' talks, and get to meet kids who like reading. What was your favourite book as a child?
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My Very UnFairy Tale Life with Anna Staniszewski | From the Mixed ...

My Very UnFairy Tale Life with Anna Staniszewski | From the Mixed ... | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
For anyone with a passion for children's literature—teachers, librarians, parents, kids, writers, industry professionals— we offer regularly updated book lists organized by unique categories, author interviews, market news, and ...
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CONNECT with this OZ Reading Challenge from Barbara Braxton for 2014 Bookweek

CONNECT with this OZ Reading Challenge from Barbara Braxton for 2014 Bookweek | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
Your challenge should you decide to accept it:Read the previous winners of theChildren's Book Council of Australia's Book of the Year Award.

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The fabulous Barbara has come up with another great idea for sharing books with children.

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Oz Reading challenge from Barbara Braxton Emeritus Librarian

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Aussie challenge :)

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Recite

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Recite
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Take a quote from a book and reproduce as a poster using this tool.  Used effectively this could encourage readers to pick up the books and read.

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L.L.L4L.L.L.: CONNECT with this OZ Reading Challenge from Barbara Braxton for 2014 Bookweek

L.L.L4L.L.L.: CONNECT with this OZ Reading Challenge from Barbara Braxton for 2014 Bookweek | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it

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Minisites - Readingsuperhero - Home - Scholastic Australia

Minisites - Readingsuperhero - Home - Scholastic Australia | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it

I think this might make a great activity for Book Week! 


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Children's Book Week Posters

Children's Book Week Posters | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it

a Pinterest board of Children's Book Week posters


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Kids Book Review: News: Dymocks Book Bonus

Kids Book Review: News: Dymocks Book Bonus | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
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Prime Minister's Literary Awards | Get Reading

Prime Minister's Literary Awards | Get Reading | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
The Prime Minister's Literary Awards 2012 shortlist has been announced – and what a great list it is! These awards recognise both the ... Get Reading Books you can't put down Get Reading Guaranteed · About Get Reading ...
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The Teaching Thief: Book Clubs that Promote Discussion and ...

The Teaching Thief: Book Clubs that Promote Discussion and ... | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
I love reading and discussing books with my kids and I actually read along with my students. Seriously! I read to ...
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Where The Best Books Are!: Blowin' in the Wind

Where The Best Books Are!: Blowin' in the Wind | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
Rick Riordan wins Author of the Year and David Wiesner takes Illustrator of the Year in the 4th annual Children's Choice Book Awards. ... Quotes from Authors, Books and the Kids Who Love Them .....
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Notable Children's Books of 2011 - New York Times

Notable Children's Books of 2011 - New York Times | Promoting Reading for boys | Scoop.it
Notable Children's Books of 2011New York Times(Michael di Capua/Scholastic, $17.95.) This humorous first novel by picture book author Raschka describes life from the perspective of a less than stellar student.
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