The Great Weeding of 2015-2016, part 2.

In my previous post about weeding, I talked about the rationale and why weeding was so necessary in my middle school library (and shared photos, too!). This post will finish my thoughts about weeding (for now) but I felt like adding this info to the end of the previous weeding post would have been over …

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Making Nonfiction Not-So-Scary with Booktalks

I want to preface this entry by saying I absolutely love to book talk. The genre, length, etc., don't bother me. As long as I know my clientele and what the teacher wants me to emphasize, get out of the way, because I'm ready to go. It makes me so happy that my teachers assign …

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