Posts tagged with ‘children’s literature’

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    5 tips to make school bookshelves more diverse and 5 books to get you started

    By David Hornsby on 7 February 2019

    The Conversation, 7 Feb 2019.  When we share diverse books with children, they see themselves reflected and affirmed and...

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    Reading Australia – a valuable resource for teachers

    By David Hornsby on 11 December 2017
    0 Fantastic resource for teachers.  For example: How to build the perfect classroom library Literature units for primary teachers...

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    A Literature Companion for Teachers (2nd ed)

    By David Hornsby on 29 November 2017

    Announcing:   “A Literature Companion for Teachers” (2nd edition) by Lorraine McDonald.   HIGHLY  RECOMMENDED. Book and ePub versions both...

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    PETAA conference: The Power of Reading

    By David Hornsby on 19 April 2017

    PETAA Conference, Melbourne, Tuesday 2 May.   The Power of Reading – Quality literature across the curriculum.  Rendezvous Hotel, 328...

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    Amy and Louis

    By David Hornsby on 27 July 2016
    0  is a fantastic resource for teachers. See for resources you can use with “Amy and Louis” by Libby...

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    Children’s book authors protest ‘testing overuse and abuse’

    By David Hornsby on 5 April 2014

    Famed author and poet Maya Angelou and 120 other children’s book authors are challenging President Obama’s “overuse and abuse”…