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2010 summer reading

  1. 1. 2010 Summer Reading & Library Events
  2. 2. Summer Reading & Related Events <ul><li>Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge </li></ul><ul><li>Make a Splash at Your Public Library </li></ul><ul><li>Red Balloon Bookstore </li></ul><ul><li>Wild Rumpus Bookstore </li></ul><ul><li>Museum Adventure Pass </li></ul><ul><li>Como Zoo </li></ul><ul><li>Suggested Reading Lists </li></ul><ul><li>Suggested Web </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>American Swedish Institute </li></ul><ul><li>Bakken Museum </li></ul><ul><li>Bell Museum of Natural History </li></ul><ul><li>Como Park Zoo and Conservatory </li></ul><ul><li>Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden and Bird Sanctuary </li></ul><ul><li>Firefighters Hall & Museum </li></ul><ul><li>Hennepin History Museum </li></ul><ul><li>James J. Hill House </li></ul><ul><li>The Landing - Minnesota River Heritage Park </li></ul><ul><li>Minneapolis Institute of Arts </li></ul><ul><li>Minnesota History Center </li></ul><ul><li>Minnesota Streetcar Museum </li></ul><ul><li>Minnesota Transportation Museum </li></ul><ul><li>Minnesota Zoo </li></ul><ul><li>The Museum of Russian Art </li></ul><ul><li>Walker Art Center and Minneapolis Sculpture Garden </li></ul><ul><li>Weisman Art Museum </li></ul><ul><li>The Works: Hands-On, Minds-On Museum </li></ul>Check out a museum pass using your library card. These passes are provided free of charge , All passes admit two people to participating destinations. http:// www.melsa.org/MuseumAdventurePass /
  4. 4. <ul><li>Start-up prize : Make a Splash bookmark </li></ul><ul><li>5 clocks/hours:   Make A Splash Pencil & Papa Murphy’s mini-pizza coupon </li></ul><ul><li>10 clocks/hours :  Make A Splash Library Card Holder AND Local Branch Prize </li></ul><ul><li>15 clocks/hours :  Free Book! </li></ul><ul><li>20 clocks/hours :  Make a Splash Book Bag AND State Fair ticket ( while supplies last ) or Underwater Adventures pass </li></ul><ul><li>After completing 20 hours: kids turn in drawing slips for every 5 hours they read for a chance to win drawstring backpacks with beach toys and a book </li></ul>School Age Program: K-. Kids receive a full-color foldout reading record with clocks to keep track of time read. Kids receive prizes for every 5 clocks (five hours) they color in. June 14--August 14 http://www.scott.lib.mn.us/SRP_kids.html
  5. 5. Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program -- Can earn a free book http://www.barnesandnoble.com/summerreading/
  6. 6. <ul><li>The Wild Rumpus Book Store (Mpls) http:// www.wildrumpusbooks.com/rumpus_history </li></ul><ul><li>The Red Balloon Bookshop (St. Paul) www. redballoon bookshop.com </li></ul><ul><li>Barnes & Noble (Burnsville or Eden Prairie) (For stores and events): http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com </li></ul>Local Bookstores that have author visits, book clubs and other events
  7. 7. Minneapolis Public Library Website http://www.hclib.org/kids/ One of my favorites! You do not need a library card to access this site.
  8. 8. Scholastic student site http://www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks/books/
  9. 9. Children’s Publishers A great resource to find more information about your favorite authors and characters <ul><li>Harper Collins Childrens Publishing http://www.harpercollinschildrens.com/Kids/ </li></ul><ul><li>Young Readers at Penguin Publishing http://us.penguingroup.com/static/pages/yr/childrens.html </li></ul><ul><li>Candlewick http://www.candlewick.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Kids at Random House http://www.randomhouse.com/kids/index.pperl </li></ul>
  10. 10. Scholastic Parent Site http://www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks/books/ Offers reading lists, book reviews, articles, reading research, and so much more
  11. 11. Resources for summer reading lists and information about school libraries <ul><li>AASL (American Association of School Librarians) http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/aasl/aboutaasl/aaslcommunity/quicklinks/parents.cfm </li></ul><ul><li>ALSC (Association for Library Service for Children) http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/alsc/index.cfm </li></ul><ul><li>Reading Rockets site </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.readingrockets.org/calendar/summer </li></ul><ul><li>RIF (Reading is Fundamental) http://www.rif.org/kids/readingplanet/6741.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.wayland.k12.ma.us/lib_media/elemsumread.html </li></ul>
  12. 12. Top 10 Summer Reading Lists For Kids and Teens: 2010 <ul><li>2010 Notable Children’s Books </li></ul><ul><li>Books for Boys Recommended by Librarians </li></ul><ul><li>2010 Reading List for Kids Entering K-6 </li></ul><ul><li>2010 Summer Library Reading Lists for Kids </li></ul><ul><li>Many others </li></ul>http://childrensbooks.about.com/od/forparents/tp/summer_reading.htm
  13. 13. <ul><li>“ If you liked (book), you might like...” </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.gcms.k12.il.us/gcmsel/lynnet/if_you_liked___.htm </li></ul><ul><li>Book Adventures Site. Reading Interest Survey and suggestions </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.bookadventure.com/ki/bs/ki_bs_helpfind.asp </li></ul>