Savannah Children's Book Festival : Featured
Young Writers Contest Winners
Live Oak Public Libraries is pleased to announce the winners of the 2012 Savannah Children’s Book Festival Young Writers Contest. There were 710 submissions in this ninth year of the annual writing competition. Entrants range in age from students in kindergarten to college, and attend public, private and home schools. This year our young writers were asked to select at least five words from a list that was drawn from work by this year’s Savannah Children’s Book Festival featured authors...
Reaching Reluctant Readers
What's In Your Backpack?
Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, 9:30 a.m.
Southwest Chatham Library, FREE
These everyday practices share one thing in common: no matter what the context, content is the focus. In this workshop, content = pop culture; how it motivates teachers has implications for their students. Participants will engage in practical activities that promise to unpack and repack their thinking about pop culture in the classroom.