Are you searching for fresh opportunities to support literacy through reader response activities? Batchelder Awards and international stories are relatively untapped resources that offer a global approach for children to expand comprehension through tales from many nations. Pairing these stories with reader response exercises provides an outstanding opportunity for collaboration with social studies and language arts teachers. Handouts will be provided. (F4-E162)
Parrott, Deborah; and Lyons, Reneé C.. 2015. What a Wonderful World! Using Batchelder Books to Support Literacy. American Association of School Librarians, Columbus, OH. http://aasl58542.prod.omnipress.atex.cniweb.net/event-schedule
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