Our Students’ Top Picks for Presidents’ Day

Happy Presidents’ Day! Here are the books about presidents our students say are their favorites.

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10+ Valentine’s Books Our Young Readers Love

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This Valentine’s Day, celebrate love with these kid-acclaimed books. Each of these is one of the top 10 Valentine’s books on our students’ bookshelves.

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Goodreads for Kids: There Isn’t One, But There Are These 3 Alternatives (via BookRiot)

If you’re a parent who tracks their reading, recommends favorites to friends, and participates in online reading challenges through sites like Goodreads, you may have wondered: Where is Goodreads for kids? The short answer: There isn’t one—but we’ve got you covered with a few options that could meet the same needs.

 

It's not easy to set up Goodreads for kids, but there are 3 great sites perfect for the young bibliophiles in your life. goodreads | goodreads for kids | book tracking for young readers

 

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Tips for Keeping Kids Safer on the Internet

You’ve decided to use tech in your library, classroom or home environment. You’re excited about bringing the concepts your student(s) are learning in school to life. However, when you think about the people on the Internet whom kids might encounter, they look a little like this:

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If this is you, you’re not alone. You are also wise to worry about strangers on the Internet. However, there are ways to keep kids safe that do not involve cutting them off from the Internet altogether.

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World Read Aloud Day: Biblionasium Trophy

World Read Aloud Day is February 1st! When kids log a book – any book – in Biblionasium on Feb. 1st, they will earn our WRAD trophy which is offered each year. We hope you’ll join us in celebrating reading aloud and all the benefits kids enjoy when others read aloud to them.

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