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Practical Tips for Parents of Reluctant Readers

This week, we’re pleased to feature a guest blog from Young Adult Author Brenda St. John Brown, who recently published the popular novel Swimming to Tokyo… 1,224 more words

Open Source Education

Throwback Thursday | And then it happened (book 1) by M. Wade

Format: Paperback, 81 pages

Published: Oct 1st 2002

Genre: Adventure, Humour

ISBN: 9780973117806

Age Range: 8+

Rating: 4/5

Welcome to Books For Boys, publisher of the popular “And Then It Happened” book series by M & L Wade.

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Reluctant readers

Lots of people say if you have a reluctant reader, you just haven’t found the right books or reading material. But how do you find this material? 167 more words

Teaching Tidbits

The Nonreader

I’m sure there must be one in every classroom, right? The nonreader. The one who pretends he has it all together. The one who keeps the same book for weeks traveling to and from home. 322 more words

Slice Of Life

The Soldier - Bravery takes many forms.

 The Soldier, by M.G. Higgins (2014, Saddleback Educational Publishing), $7.95, ISBN: 978-1-62250-901-0

Recommended for ages 8-12

Leyla is a 12 year-old girl living in a war-torn area. 225 more words

Tween Reads

Book Review: The Adventures of Captain Underpants

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Pilkey, Dav. The Adventures of Captain Underpants. Scholastic, 1997. 117p, $16.99. 978-0590846271.

What do you get when you pair the two largest pranksters in the entire school together as best friends? 201 more words

NCTE14: Two Tips and an Unexpected Aha

There were so many great sessions at NCTE14, the toughest part was choosing which one to attend. The panel discussion on Reluctant Readers Overcoming Shame chaired by… 490 more words