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Book Week; or, why stories matter. | Bigger on the inside

Book Week; or, why stories matter. | Bigger on the inside | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it

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a review of The Rules of Cool

a review of The Rules of Cool | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
Time & Place of the story: Set in a “Byron Bay” like beach town. It was clearly once a have for hippies and free spirits but has become more and more commercial as tourists have flooded to the place. Main Character (description, challenges, changes): Mac Slater is an inventor. The story opens with him launching from a cliff, attempting to fly a bike with a home made solar powered engines. Mac lives in an old bus with his hippie, fire-twirling mum. His greatest desire is to go to New York. Pl
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Can Reading Make You Happier?

Can Reading Make You Happier? | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
After the First World War, traumatized soldiers were often prescribed a course of reading.
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#2jennsBookClub

#2jennsBookClub | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
Why #2jennsbookclub? Because we’re 2 Jenns! Jennifer LaGarde: @jenniferlagarde Jennifer Northrup: @candidlibrarian We love young adult literature! We are incredibly jealous of the #sharpschu book club! Who can join? You! Your friends! Pretty much anyone! What’s involved? Reading
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Christmas Reads for the Young and the Young at Heart - Children's Books Daily...

Christmas Reads for the Young and the Young at Heart - Children's Books Daily... | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
It’s now November – there really is no escaping anymore that Christmas is on it’s way. There is four weeks left of the school year, the summer storms are in full swing (Tyson dog below, after a tranquilizer for storm) and the stores are full of decorations (and have been for some time!). My friends
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The Librarian Who Doesn't Say Shhh! - Opening books to open minds.

The Librarian Who Doesn't Say Shhh! - Opening books to open minds. | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
Opening books to open minds.
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Book Week 2015: Digital Resources to Engage Students - YouTube

Figgy has two problems. One is her name. Nobody in Ghana has that name. The other is that her grandmother is ill and needs special medicine. Figgy can't do m...
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Education webinars and professional learning for teachers | Eduwebinar

Education webinars and professional learning for teachers | Eduwebinar | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
Live education webinars for professional development for teachers and educators
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Children's Books - Articles - Books of the Year 2015 | BfK No. 215

Children's Books - Articles - Books of the Year 2015 | BfK No. 215 | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
Books for Keeps is an independent magazine about children’s books, with thousands of reviews, articles and news from the industry.
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Literary web series

Literary web series | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
Literary web series are a fun way to introduce students to classic literature. Told using vlogs and other social media, these shows offer an entertaining way into stories and will quickly hook students while inspiring creativity.
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Genrefying library collections

Find out how and why you can reorganise parts of a library collection. And, find out some tips if you are interested in genrefying aspects of your own collecti…
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Quidditch 2015

Quidditch 2015 | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
The tradition continues...While Harry Potter Day has now morphed into Fandom Day, the lunchtime Quidditch match held each year since 2009 was staged on the Terrace once again .Some new advances thi...
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GreenBeanTeenQueen

GreenBeanTeenQueen | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
A youth services librarian's thoughts on books, reading and adventures in the library.
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Happy Indulgence | Book review blog from Australia featuring young adult, paranormal and urban fantasy reviews and discussions.

Happy Indulgence | Book review blog from Australia featuring young adult, paranormal and urban fantasy reviews and discussions. | Clayfield College Books and Reading | Scoop.it
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