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Book Boxes

Create Your Own Book Box and Advance Schoolwide Reading

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Give your students a glimpse into your reading life by building and sharing the contents of your book box. Get one or more colleagues on board and see what happens!

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Book Boxes for Kindergarten and Beginning, Non-traditional Readers

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Good-Fit Books, Stay in One Spot, Read the Whole Time . . . It all sounds great, but what about kids who are just starting to read the words? This article shows you how we manage these students' book boxes and books. 

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Good-Fit Books

Tip of the Week

November 15, 2013

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Getting Book Boxes Ready For a New Year

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Here are some clever way to prepare for a new school year.

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3 Ways to Read a Book—This Book Box Provides Them All

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Take this tour of David's book box to see books that fit all the categories for three ways to read a book.

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Managing Book Boxes

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Joan chats with us about book boxes and their management.

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Book Boxes

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How many books in a book box?  What kind of books? Why a book box?  In this video, Joan will take you on a tour of book boxes and answer your questions.

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3 Ways to Build in Time for Students to Choose Their Good-Fit Books

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In this video Joan talks about three different ways we provide opportunities for children to choose books.

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Planning for a Successful Read to Self Launch—Preload Book Boxes

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Prefilled book boxes help the Read to Self launch go more smoothly for everyone. 

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Personalized Book Boxes

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Personalized book boxes become a treasure that students will value for years to come.  

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Book Boxes, Coaching Cards, and Bookmarks

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Carlene has amazing book boxes!

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Sisters on the Spot–Managing Book Boxes

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Diana is wondering, "What do we do about those students who never want to change the books in their book box?" Hear how The Sisters address this common quesiton.

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