Now through December 31, 2016, teens aged 12-18 can nominate their favorite titles to be considered as a 2017 Teens’ Top Ten nominee via the …Continue
Added by YALSA on October 17, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments
The majority of the teens we serve in Anaheim are bilingual, and dual-immersion programs in school are expanding across all grade levels in our city. Teen Read Week is giving us the perfect impetus to create programs celebrating bilingualism and reinvigorate our YA Spanish collection.
Our main Teen Read Week event is a visit from Isabel Quintero, author of Gabi, A Girl In Pieces. Isabel lives locally, and writes vividly about what it's like to grow up as a Hispanic teen…Continue
Added by Emily Otis on October 11, 2016 at 12:46pm — No Comments
Teen Read Week special programming for English Language Learners (ELLs) at my school is still in the planning stages; I have been collaborating with Mrs. Rebecca Hepler, the English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher to prepare and schedule activities.
We have 16 students in this group of ELLs, representing five different nations around the world from Mexico to Saudi Arabia to China. Students’ exposure to the history of our city, Philadelphia,…Continue
Added by Sara Frey on October 11, 2016 at 7:49am — No Comments
Teen Read Week is quickly approaching, and we are excited about what we have planned at McHenry High School, West Campus. To kick off the week, we will be hosting our first ever, Night at the Library. The event, during which the library will be transformed into a coffee shop/bookstore, will run from 7- 9 in the evening and will be open to the community. We will have coffee, lemonade, and snacks for visitors as well as a wide range of activities. Our activities, planned for all ages,…Continue
Added by cheryl myers on October 6, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments
Got a great Teen Read Week program idea or need some advice on programming? Submit it to our Teen Programming HQ site by Oct. 15 for a chance to win 1 of 28 Makey Makey kits! Winners will be selected at random.
Visit the Teen Programming HQ site today!
Added by YALSA on October 4, 2016 at 12:51pm — No Comments