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Growing Readers DC featured on Slate!
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Growing Readers DC featured on Slate!
March 28, 2016 at 1:23 pm 0
It’s been a very exciting week for the team at Growing Readers DC. It was truly a shock and an honor to have our work highlighted on Slate and on the White House’s blog. Matt and I have continued to use Open eBooks with our students and they’re still loving it! I’ll let the kiddos speak for […]
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Get Kids Hooked on a Great Series at Open eBooks
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Get Kids Hooked on a Great Series at Open eBooks
March 13, 2016 at 9:17 pm 0
The very best way to get students reading a lot is to find a series they enjoy. However, finding that series is oftentimes tricky and requires trial and error. Open eBooks has made this process much cheaper by offering the first book in a number of best-selling series. Now you can see if your students […]
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Goblins, Faeries and Brownies Invade Open eBooks!
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Goblins, Faeries and Brownies Invade Open eBooks!
March 9, 2016 at 12:36 am 0
The kids in our 7th grade classroom love fantasy. They enjoy being immersed in new worlds where odd and magical things happen. As a teacher, I love fantasy because the books are usually part of a series. Get a kid hooked on a series and you’ve planned out the next month or two of their […]
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Strong Girls Take Over Open eBooks!
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Strong Girls Take Over Open eBooks!
March 5, 2016 at 10:11 pm 0
LITERACY NERD ALERT: After setting up our Open eBook accounts, we spent the past several days browsing through its catalogue of books. At first, we thought there were hundreds of books, but we soon realized there were thousands upon thousands. This is very exciting, but it can be overwhelming to an untrained eye or to a student. […]
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How to Use Open eBooks with Your Students
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How to Use Open eBooks with Your Students
February 27, 2016 at 11:19 pm 0
If you teach literacy, you’ve probably heard the big news from the Obama Administration about the Open eBooks App that is meant to provide free ebooks to students with disabilities, students at Title I schools, and students at schools run by the Department of Defense. I have had the chance to download and utilize the app and […]
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