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Reading With Rover Rouses New Readers at King County Libraries

A rather unique program being hosted in the King County Library System (KCLS) is encouraging new readers to openly read aloud to their peers, no matter how furry they might be. 442 more words

Seattle News

Last Minute Tax Deductible Donations in Seattle Arts, Science, and Culture

With the end of the year approaching, so is the deadline for making your tax deductible donations for the 2016 tax year. Beyond the impact of giving and your deduction, some of these opportunities come with direct rewards as well – memberships, classes, lectures and other perks are available at many of these Seattle cultural institutions either as part of your membership or simply via support of their programs. 759 more words

Seattle News

Summer Reading Programs for Petites & The Whole Family

As a former teacher, I spent a lot of time encouraging families to read over the summer even if just for 20 minutes a day over the summer.   421 more words

Reading & Books

Hitting a home run with primary source research using databases

It’s no secret that I love baseball. And kidlit. Evidence? Check.

Much of student reflection/reaction was done as they lined up to leave the library, as 40 minutes wasn’t enough time (including 7min for check-out). 1,475 more words

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