I just received in the post yesterday my copy of the e:lit teachers’ guide for the 2009 Children’s Book Council of Australia shortlisted books — I spent the last bunch of weeks working on writing these notes!
What a task …
There are lots of Blooom’s Taxonomy based ideas and activites created for the shortlisted books on these pages.
Two special features (1) a full page guide to creating Book Trailers, an activity that can be wondefully undertaken for a lot of the titles, and (2) a comment from nearly every author or illustrator about their book. Members can receive a free pdf copy by logging in to the member section and hard copies can be purchased online. Check out the guide here at e:lit .
More on the Carolinas later but Pam Vaughan (official photographer for the New England conference last weekend) has just sent me oodles and poodles of photos … so if you don’t want to see piccies of me in action – then look away now! There are photos of me with friends, of me panelling, photos […]