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Carla Shinn

Proofread for Project Gutenberg - 41 views

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    Distributed Proofreaders (DP) provides a web-based method to ease the conversion of Public Domain books into e-books. By dividing the workload into individual pages, many volunteers can work on a book at the same time, which significantly speeds up the creation process.
Enid Baines

Your Favorite: 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels - 92 views

  • Author Responds to Student Begging for Summary of Required Read
  • I love that teachers and writers admit to not reading books that were assigned. I wouldn't have read "The Scarlet Letter" either if I wasn't the one who had to assign it.
  • Guessing Game: ‘The Lord of the Rings’ as Written by Other Famous Authors - Flavorwire
  • ...7 more annotations...
  • Some writers have distinct stylistic fingerprints. Student writers, not so much.
  • "Frodo Baggins looked at the ring. The ring was round. It was a good ring. The hole at the heart of the ring was also round. The hole was clean and pure. ... The earth moved."
  • Kids Hate Classic Books Through Hilarious Tweets at #worstbookever « PWxyz
  • The old man and the sea, #worstbookever uuuggghhhh
  • heart of darkness please die #worstbookever#whatsisgoingon?
  • thank god for sparknotes #readingthecrucible#worstbookever
  • endless editing. Anyone who writes a lot understands this
anonymous

Author and Illustrator Birthdays | Through The Looking Glass Children's Book Review - 56 views

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    Listed by months, authors and illustrators birth dates are given. Use the search feature to find titles created by these people.
Deborah Baillesderr

Living Math Book List - 19 views

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    This is a collection of living math books and stories that can be used to teach and/or reinforce various mathematical skills.
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    Math teachers (and others) will enjoy using this site to find literature that corresponds to math topics. What a great way for cross-curricular connections!
Jeff Edwards

ICDL - International Children's Digital Library - 141 views

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    Online books for all languages
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    The mission of the International Children's Digital Library Foundation (ICDL Foundation) is to support the world's children in becoming effective members of the global community - who exhibit tolerance and respect for diverse cultures, languages and ideas -- by making the best in children's literature available online free of charge.
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    A huge collection of projectable childrens books in many different languages. Would be great as a resource for parents to continue L1 development at home or in a mother tongue class
megan Heath

Share Book Recommendations With Your Friends, Join Book Clubs, Answer Trivia - 6 views

    • megan Heath
       
      This a great site for your class to track the books they are reading and share reviews with one another.
    • jennifer burton
       
      testing
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    Share your thoughts and opinions on books you and your students are reading.
Amy Roediger

THE PLANETESME PLAN - 1 views

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    A good looking blog about kids' books.
Beth Panitz

ATN-reading-lists - home - 48 views

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    A collection of different reading lists -- 1400 of them.
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    All Together Now maintains this list of Children's literature for use by librarians and educators. The wiki format allows the list to grow.
Mary Beth  Messner

YourNextRead: Book Recommendations (USA) - 79 views

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    Help students find books based on the books they've already read, or use it for yourself.
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    What a great tool, I am always looking for books to recommend to students that are pop press science. I entered Ghost Map and it gave some other great suggestions.
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    Enter a book title and find similar books. Great for students!
Loli Olmos

Free ebooks - Project Gutenberg - 57 views

  • Free eBooks by Project Gutenberg
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    Free as in air, only classics and public domain titles though.
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    Proyecto Gutenberg
Miss OConnor

DAWCL Search Page - 16 views

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    databas of award winning children's lit. Search engine for children and YA lit, and nonfiction. YEAH
Deb Miller

Storyline Online - 5 views

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    Actors read stories online
allbookedup

Literature-Map - The tourist map of literature - 10 views

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    If you like an author, put their name in and it will give you a word cloud of other authors that might interest you.
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    a network of similar authors.
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