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The value of reading .... back then!

Imagine reading articles that warned against the value of reading fiction by suggesting:

Fiction makes your mind flabby
Stories can leave you dissatisfied with reality… 81 more words

Books & Reading

Getting teachers hooked on using ICT in the classroom

I just caught up on reading the May 2014 (15) e-teaching post which was researched and prepared for ACEL by Katrina Davey.  The focus of this post is on a topic very dear to my heart: inspiring those teachers who proclaim their interest in ICT, but are simply too overloaded to take on yet another commitment. 385 more words

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The Reader

Promote reading by advertizing alcohol?   You’ve got to be joking – surely!

But this is exactly what happened in an advertisement created by Bell’s Whisky.  While the bottle of whisky only shows up at the very end of the two minute video, the story told about a father determined to learn to read so that he can read his son’s book is very moving.   22 more words

Books & Reading

Colour Coded Library

This is just the thing for my frazzled brain at the moment!   A ready solution to all the books on home library shelves!

Let me know if you try it!

Books & Reading