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The Importance of a Library Webpage

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In my opinion, it is really important to have a webpage for your school library – especially if you are a high school library.  205 more words

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Madison loves books!

It’s hard to believe that another year has spun by so quickly!

Prior to heading off for our summer holiday break at this end of the world, I’ve collected together a huge bundle of books to read while enjoying a much needed rest. 115 more words

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Book Promotion Idea #15 – Read around the world

All schools believe in the importance of encouraging its students to learn languages other than English.   While some schools offer classes in one or perhaps two additional languages, I’m really lucky to be working in a school which offers our secondary students the opportunity to learn any one of four foreign languages! 567 more words

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Monday Morning Smile

I love how librarians come up with innovative ways to promote their libraries.  I recently stumbled upon this video made by Nashville Public Library on YouTube and thought I would share it with everyone today.  11 more words

Library Promotion

The Library as Refuge

A second guest blogger this week!  Trudie Mason is a library volunteer at PCHS.

When I walked into the library at my son’s high school not long ago, I was very pleased that the first pieces of furniture I saw were not tables or desks or straight backed chairs. 387 more words

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Operating on the K.I.S.S. principle

Every once in a while a book speaks to you and you have to have it. Art Made From Books: Altered, Sculpted, Caved, Transformed, compiled by Laura Heyenga (ISBN 9781452117102) was such a book for me. 83 more words

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Engaging readers: Tried and tested ways that work!

As I put the finishing touches on a presentation I will be making at the annual VATE (Victorian Association for the Teaching of English) Conference which is being held in Melbourne on November 27-28, I feel reignited with a passion to convince all educators of the need to inspire in our students a love of reading.   2,606 more words

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