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Interactive Reading and Digital Media

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Are you looking for titles that incorporate Interactive Reading and Digital Media?  Than check out these series by Patrick Carman! Readers log in to the book's website and enter a password.  They can then listen to an audio introduction to that story.  Students then read the story. And finally with the use of another password printed at the end of the story watch a short video clip of how the story ends. The 3:15 series Listen, Read, Watch... Things That Go Bump In The Night Carman, Patrick Series:   3:15 Season One     Annotation:  Collects ten tales of terror that are presented in three parts each, beginning with links and passwords to an online audio introduction, followed by the written text in the book, and ending with links to online video finales. Catalog Number:  #57946 Skeleton Creek Series Read the Book, Watch the Videos, Uncover the Mystery... Skeleton Creek Carman, Patrick Series:   Skeleton Creek  Vol. 1    Annotation:  Alt

The Great Gatsby!

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With The Great Gatsby  now out in theatres, there will likely be a surge of students and library patrons interested in reading this book and other works by F. Scott Fitzgerald.  Here are a few titles and teaching resources available from Perma-Bound Canada! For Canadian prices and further reading information log in to your perma-bound account!   Log in to my account The Great Gatsby: Great Gatsby Fitzgerald, F. Scott Annotation:  Classic portrayal of love and violence during the Twenties. Catalog Number:  #123701 Great Gatsby (CD Audio) Fitzgerald, F. Scott Annotation:  Classic portrayal of love and violence during the Twenties. Catalog Number:  #421660 Great Gatsby (Unabridged) (Playaway) Fitzgerald, F. Scott Annotation:  Classic portrayal of love and violence during the Twenties. Catalog Number:  #532174 Teaching Resources for The Great Gatsby: Great Gatsby Teacher's Guide Perma-Bou

Celebrating Mom on Mother's Day!

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Here are some wonderful books that celebrate Moms and Mother's Day! Mother's Day Art's and Crafts: Celebrating Mother's Day: Mom's Memory Box Hill, Sandi Annotation:  Discusses how to thank your mother for all her help. Catalog Number:  #48834 All New Crafts For Mother's Day And Father's Day Ross, Kathy Series:   All New Holiday Crafts For Kids     Annotation:  Easy-to-make projects children can create on their own for their parents. Catalog Number:  #15743 Mother's Day Crafts Erlbach, Arlene Series:   Fun Holiday Crafts Kids Can Do!    Annotation:  Easy-to-follow instructions and traceable patterns for making crafts to celebrate Mother's Day. Catalog Number:  #13124 Mother's Day Special Stories: Mother's Day Rockwell, Anne F. Annotation:  The students in Mrs. Madoff's class share how they will celebrate Mother's Day with their families. Catalog Numbe