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Sunday, March 6

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Monday, August 9

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Wednesday, May 12

  1. 4:54 pm
  2. 4:54 pm

Saturday, October 24

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  2. 2:14 pm

Wednesday, August 5

  1. page Engagement and Motivation Strategies edited ... GENDER (focus on boys) ... book selection committee committee.Have male students give th…
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    GENDER
    (focus on boys)
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    book selection committeecommittee.Have male students give their input and acknowledge their choice.
    form book
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    with male leader/teacher/form girls' bookclub with female leader/teacher
    order
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    magazines and booksbooks. Boys interested in quicker reads, more open to different genres.
    get male teachers to do booktalks
    Create READ posters with the athletic coaches
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    Feed them!
    'Marketing' special reads by gender
    Boys like facts/gimmicks
    Have male students give their input and acknowledge their choice.
    facts/gimmicks,are more tech oriented
    'Catch' other students/teachers reading

    Girls read in series - promotions.
    TEACHER BEHAVIOR
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    12:01 pm
  2. page Engagement and Motivation Strategies edited ... subscribe to magazines for boys, skateboard, computer games, etc. create online book club for…
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    subscribe to magazines for boys, skateboard, computer games, etc.
    create online book club for boys
    More boy book talks.
    Girls more apt to share books.
    Bring books to them!
    Feed them!
    'Marketing' special reads by gender
    Boys like facts/gimmicks
    Have male students give their input and acknowledge their choice.
    Girls read in series - promotions.

    TEACHER BEHAVIOR
    Display books that teachers' have read, tag with their name and why they liked the book
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    11:56 am
  3. page Engagement and Motivation Strategies edited ... Create book dispalys for boys around the school subscribe to magazines for boys, skateboard, …
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    Create book dispalys for boys around the school
    subscribe to magazines for boys, skateboard, computer games, etc.
    create online bokbook club for
    TEACHER BEHAVIOR
    Display books that teachers' have read, tag with their name and why they liked the book
    Create teacher READ posters and hang around the school
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    and ask studetnsstudents what they are reading
    Change policy against technology, MP3 players, Facebook, etc.

    Take photos of teachers and staff with a book of their choice; have them hold the book so that only their eyes are showin; students try to figure out who it is
    Teach teachers to do book talks for their students
    ENGLISHFigure out ways to make reading instruction easy for teacher.
    Strategies in books in a basket in a well-used staffroom
    Help with technical reading.
    Background vocabulary - Glogster vocab words for science/math
    Provide background on the era, genre etc.
    Columbia Note Taking
    Sign out new items to teachers
    Make lists that support teachers' curriculum
    New stuff displayed
    Summer reading suggested instead of required
    Study on voluntary reading
    ENGLISH
    LANGUAGE LEARNERS
    Use wordless picture books to prompt discussion.
    TECHNOLOGY
    Tech Integrator
    Video
    Videoconferencing
    Sakai
    Podcasting
    Communication
    Moodle
    Promote library resources/ideas
    Flip video cameras
    Audacity
    Movie Maker/iMovie
    Animoto

    SCHOOL CLIMATE
    Getting on faculty committee
    Make library warm inviting, comfortable
    on LMC website: "What are you reading?"Get someone to write a little blurb about the book they are currently reading e.g. superintendant, janitor, principal, anyone kids relate to
    Shelfari.com social networking site for booklovers
    Student collection development teams
    Contests
    'Speed dating' nonfiction books in content areas
    Displays, posters in areas outside the library
    Magazines where kids can grab them
    STUDENT BEHAVIOR
    Bookmarks with synopses
    Get caught reading!
    Catch them where they hang out
    Snapfish.com to makedigitalposters
    Puzzles - Sudoku,crosswords, etc.
    Allowing food and drink in media center
    Get out of the library!
    Poetry Slams
    Banned Books Week
    Suggestion Box
    Student book talks
    Flume and Isinglass Awards
    Lollipops for Charity
    TV on in media center
    ALA READ posters
    Spamku/haikucontest
    What are you reading?

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    11:53 am

Monday, May 18

  1. 3:09 pm

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