Secondary Book Lists

Best Books of 2018

Update 1/29/2019: ALA Youth Media Award Winners Added In this pinned feature post we compile links to 2018 children’s and young adult book award announcements, as well as “best-of” lists from professional library journals, newspapers, and other websites and organizations. We’re also curating a Best Books of 2018 Collection in Sora, Granite’s digital library. Book …

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Presentation: Teaching with Picture Books in Secondary Schools

For some, the reading of picture books is considered an activity exclusively meant for young children in lower grades. In a recent professional development session for Library Media Educational Technology Specialists in secondary schools, Celia Powell, Cindy Moyle, and Cherie Anderson gave a multitude of reasons to rethink this bias, showing how picture books can …

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OverDrive Book Lists: Latino Stories and Spanish Language Titles

The Educational Technology Department recently participated in Granite School District’s Latino Outreach Night, during which we shared with students and their families some unplugged and plugged Hour of Code activities, a button making activity, as well as information on accessing Granite’s OverDrive Digital Library. We created a couple of new collections in OverDrive especially for …

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What’s New in OverDrive: Young Adult Fiction, January 2017

These images highlight a few of the young adult fiction titles that have recently been added to Granite’s OverDrive Digital Library. You can print them out and display them in your library or classroom, or display them on a school or class website. (Granite’s OverDrive provides free access to ebooks and digital audiobooks for all students …

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New YA Titles in Granite’s OverDrive | November 2016

These images highlight a few of the young adult fiction titles that have recently been added to Granite’s OverDrive Digital Library. You can print them out and display them in your library or classroom, or display them them to a school or class website. (Granite’s OverDrive provides free access to ebooks and digital audiobooks for all …

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New YA Titles in Granite’s OverDrive for Fall 2016

These images highlight a few of the young adult fiction titles that have recently been added to Granite’s OverDrive Digital Library. You can print them out and display them in your library or classroom, or display them them to a school or class website. (Granite’s OverDrive provides free access to ebooks and digital audiobooks for all …

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