I have no idea whether my last 3 boyfriends could use proper grammar but seeing as two of them write for a living I’m guessing at least they do. The event ticket was £14 and was held at a bar called Zero Degrees, which is famous for its craft beer and pizza.
For my £14 I got no free drinks and no nibbles; just entry to this event. I tried to get some girlfriends to go with me but either they were very good at making excuses or they just genuinely couldn’t go.
For our high school, is an effective approach to pairing up students with “the perfect match” of a book!
WHEN BOOKTALKS AREN’T THE ANSWER When students used to come to the media center with their English classes to select a book for an outside reading, I would usually give booktalks.
After reading how other media specialists set up their programs, I came up with a plan that works well in my library.
A few more girls turned up and we were chatting away about the online dating sites we used and the kinds of terrible messages we got. He was wearing one of those ironically ugly jumpers – tres cool.
I have these pre-printed and always up-for-grabs in my classroom, so if a kid fills their list, they can get a new one independent of me.
My To-Read List provides space for students to quickly jot down the title, author, genre, and basic story-line gist.
I generally do this activity on the first day of a new class, mostly as a way to introduce students to my classroom library and choice reading expectations. A: Since this activity works no matter the size of your classroom library, you can start in a couple different ways.
If your library is still growing or you want them to speed date with a specific genre/topic, I’d begin by pulling all of the books off the shelves and arranging the desks in a circle.