Monday, June 17, 2013

Exploring Our New Books

Hi everyone!
Last week we were very lucky to have some new Literature Circle books arrive in our room.
This post is just for a general discussion on what your books are about.  Please focus on the following:

What is the THEME of your book?
Which character has GRABBED YOUR INTEREST THE MOST?  Why - what has the author done to create the character so that this is the one you notice the most?

Monday, June 10, 2013

New Literature Circles Books Are On Their Way Today!!

I can't wait to share the new Literature Circles books with all of you!  I wonder which ones you will choose and why - how are you making your choices? 

Join in the discussion below and add your comments.

Whose Birthday Is It Today??

A famous author has a birthday today.  I wonder who it could be??  How could you find out?  (Hint - check out Google today!)

Post your thoughts about the author below. 

I've grabbed the Google Doodle off Youtube for you!

Sunday, June 2, 2013

What Books Have Inspired You?

Lisa Bu has faced interesting challenges in her life and turned to books to inspire her, to keep her passion for life alive and also to find answers.

What books have inspired you?

Saturday, June 1, 2013

The Library of the Future

Have a look at this Prezi that shows you what the possibilities can be for Libraries of the Future.  Many libraries are already looking like this.  If you have some fantastic pictures to share showing what your library looks like, we'd love to showcase them on this blog.  Email me to share your passion for all things libraries and books!!

We'd also love to hear your thoughts on the Prezi below.