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Non-Fiction: "Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America" by Barbara Ehrenreich

So back in September – remember September, you guys? Back when the sun wasn’t going down at 3:30, and it was still sixty degrees out on the regular – I realized Banned Book Week was coming up. 3,641 more words

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Group 4 Student Liam's Banned Book Project

Group 4 student Liam has put together a clip where they act out what banning books is really like.

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Group 4 Student Ocean's Banned Book Project

Group 4 student Ocean reads a passage from Hatchet by Gary Paulsen!

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Group 4 Student Nathaniel's Banned Book Project

Nathaniel made a video of some reasons why The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells, and students of Group 4 acted out a scene!

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Bookish Talk: Library Displays!

As you may or may not know I work at a library. One of my favorite things about my job is doing the displays – I love getting artsy fartsy and creative. 209 more words


DC's System of Informal Learning Institutions (AKA DC Public Library)

Richard Reyes-Gavilan joined the Education Town Hall to share his experience with the DC Public Library (DCPL), where he is now executive director. He described DC’s system of “informal institutions of learning,” from purchasing through librarians’ work to “put the right book in the hands of the right reader.” … 326 more words

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Banning Books is Banning Learning

Group 4 students Jasmine and Ethan made a poster for Banned Book Week with a list of books that are often banned, and invited students to sign their name if they had read any of the books on the list.

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