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1. Genres of Literature
2. Picture Books
5. Fantasy and Science Fiction
6. Realistic Fiction
7. Historical Fiction
8. Bio. & Nonfiction
Audio Book Resources
Author Study Glogs 2017
Author Study Glogs 2016
Author Study Glogs 2015
Author Study GLOGS 2014
Author Study GLOGS 2013
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Credible lesson plans and more
(International Reading Association- IRA)
www.reading.org/Resources/Booklists.aspx - Children's Choices (Co-sponsored by IRA and the Children's Book Council)
- 50 State Book List (National Education Association)
- The Lexile Framework for Reading
- The 2 Sisters (Gail and Joan) website for resources regarding reading workshop
www.childrenslibrary.org - International Childrens' Library; over 3,600 books from over 60 countries
www.audible.com - Audio book site
www.thinkfinity.org - Lesson plans for quality children's literature
www.jualslibraries.com - Vocabulary lessons and more
www.tubearoo.com - Sneetches lesson
www.brightlightbooks.com - Brightlight Books; a FABULOUS store to purchase used books for your classroom library
www.classroomauthors.com - Publish your students writing!
- Good books for teaching math concepts to children!
[[file/view/First Grade Math Instructional Plan 2009.doc|First Grade Math Instructional Plan 2009.doc]]
[[file/view/Best Practice in Lang. Arts.pdf|Best Practice in Lang. Arts.pdf]]
Websites for Reading Aloud
Book Talk Web Sites
Very comprehensive website. Book talks are arranged by author, title, subjects, interests, etc… There are tips for doing book talks and other useful information.
This website has a rubric for many different subjects including book talks.
Great site on guidelines for creating book talks. Does a good job of differentiating between fiction and non-fiction book talks.
Book talks created by students.
Book talks already created.
Web site with award winning book talks on adolescent literature. Students in grades 7-12 can vote for their favorites.
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