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Master the Art of Reading with Lewis Carroll’s Four Rules of Learning

Master the Art of Reading with Lewis Carroll’s Four Rules of Learning | Libraries Matter | Scoop.it
Everyone knows Lewis Carroll as the author of Alice in Wonderland, but he was also a mathematician and logician interested in the ways people learn. Weblog Brain Pickings took a look at four rules developed by Carroll that you can use for better reading.
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Evaluating Web Pages: Techniques to Apply & Questions to Ask

Evaluating Web Pages: Techniques to Apply & Questions to Ask | Libraries Matter | Scoop.it

The World Wide Web can be a great place to accomplish research on many topics. But putting documents or pages on the web is easy, cheap or free, unregulated, and unmonitored. I am often asked “How do I evaluate a web page?” or “How do I know if a website is reputable?” The University of California, Berkley Library have compiled a guide - Evaluating web pages: Techniques to apply and questions to askhttp://www.lib.berkeley.edu/TeachingLib/Guides/Internet/Evaluate.html to help you to establish the validity, authorship, timeliness, and integrity of what you find. Why not create a link to this page from your website?

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Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com

Breaking News, Analysis, Politics, Blogs, News Photos, Video, Tech Reviews - TIME.com | Libraries Matter | Scoop.it
In libraries across the U.S., digital seems to be winning the battle over the printed word, but some lament what else we might be losing in the movement to go bookless
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A Grandmother’s Love | Viewpoints

A Grandmother’s Love | Viewpoints | Libraries Matter | Scoop.it
Children’s author Mem Fox chats with us about her new book and why being a grandma is a form of paradise.   Children’s author Mem Fox opens up ab
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The Write Reading Stuff | Viewpoints

Helping kids to become excited about reading is as simple as choosing the right book, writes Deborah Abela.
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MHMS Learning Wiki

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Library as a Learning Commons - An Interview with Shannon Miller

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Shannon Miller discusses the library as a learning commons, parental involvement, allowing students to own learning and necessity of global connectivity.

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Book Wizard: Find Books by Reading Level, Topic, Genre

Book Wizard: Find Books by Reading Level, Topic, Genre | Libraries Matter | Scoop.it
Search Scholastic Book Wizard for children's books from all publishers by reading level and grade levels. Level books in classroom library by Guided Reading, DRA, Lexile(R) levels.
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ManyBooks.net - Ad-free eBooks for your iPad, Kindle, or eBook reader

ManyBooks.net - Ad-free eBooks for your iPad, Kindle, or eBook reader | Libraries Matter | Scoop.it
Thousands of free ebooks, pre-formatted for reading on your computer, smartphone, iPod, or e-reading device - ePUB, Kindle, eReader, PDF, Plucker, iSilo, Doc, RTF, Mobipocket, Newton Paperback, and zTXT ebooks ready to go!
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How to... Get and keep kids hooked on books | How to...

In the digital age where competition for a child’s attention is fierce, Kate Tapping shares 10 top tips on how to keep your young ’uns engaged in reading.
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How To...Read To Kids | How to...

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How and when to read to kids of different ages. We outlined why reading to kids is a big deal in the March CHILD magazine. Get started now with this h
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