Reading shapes our lives. Words can change our oulook. Books lead us to new adventures. Can you name five books that changed your life? Or five books that are your top favorite books that you would read over and over and over again? Scholastic Books asked and then created an interactive website to showcase You Are What You Read. They asked actors, actresses, authors, teachers, librarians and YOU!
Time. It's marked by hands on a clock or a line through history. Clocks can be found anywhere - phones, wristwatches, computers and walls. Timelines are little harder to come especially when you want one that's specific to your topic. Here's a great tool for creating your own timeline for your own topic. Head on over to Dipity. Dipity is a free digital timeline website that helps you create your own timelines!
Have you heard about Half Price Books? They buy, sell and give special discounts to teachers and librarians! Right now, their having their annual Save 20% Teacher and Librarian Appreciation Sale. This special runs from October 7th to October 11th. Check out their website for more info.