Book Clubbing! Successful Book Clubs for Young People

Book Clubbing! Successful Book Clubs for Young People

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Book Clubbing!: Successful Book Clubs for Young People offers practical tips on creating book clubs that involve students of all ages and reading levels--including special education students, second language learners, and reluctant readers--making it easy to have fun, productive, and educational book clubs and other reading events. The book begins with a discussion of the current research on reading and practical tips from experienced sponsors and participants, followed by suggestions on customizing book clubs to fit the students' needs and how to add "sparkle" to the club with field trips, readers theatre, guest speakers, and mystery games. The book offers a wide variety of reading activities, ensuring a dynamic, lively reading group. Numerous forms, booklists, booktalks, reading lists, and resource websites offer additional help for educators and library staff. Especially unique and valuable is the reading activities chapter that includes reproducible reading games, a readers theatre script, a folktale "rap," and various booktalks and contests.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 213.36 x 276.86 x 12.7mm | 408.23g
  • Linworth Publishing
  • Santa Barbara, CA, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1586834142
  • 9781586834142
  • 1,866,720

About Carol Littlejohn

Carol Littlejohn is a certified librarian and teacher.show more

Review quote

"For any educator who wants to make the book club fun, "Book Clubbing" is an excellent and choice research, enthusiastically recommended." - Midwest Book Reviewshow more

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