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For librarians, a library activity. Students make a fortune teller to help choose a book. For example, a book about a fictional athlete or a biography about a scientist. Helps kids discover new books and understand the Dewey Decimal system.

Library Activity I hide this flower in a book and see if it returns. I wanted to see if the students are actually opening up the books they are checking out. It has been a fun activity.

What Do You Do with an Idea? A wonderful, wonderful book! This post by Andrea Knight from Creating Readers and Writers is filled with great ideas for using this book in the classroom. It would also be the perfect gift for encouraging those in your life to embrace and nurture their ideas, dreams and inspiration!

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Bulletin board idea for when we read "Wonder" by R.J. Palacio

Teaching Library is a handy site for teachers who are looking for some lesson plan ideas to go along with children's books. The library features picture books, books for early readers, and books for young adults.

An awesome idea for teaching ESL through fairytales! Includes chances for reading, speaking, and writing.

BoomWriter - A site designed for 3rd thru 8th grade students to engage in educational writing competitions w/ educational portal.

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Passive Programs and Other Experiential Library Doings

Library fortune. could be entertaining way to encourage reading new genres and titles. passive library program. library display.