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Literary Summer Fun

June 18, 2011 in Book Talks, Literacy Tips, Read Smart

Another event of note for our local readers:

24th BYU Symposium on Books for Young Readers

A two–day symposium for librarians, teachers, parents, and anyone who enjoys children’s literature

Dates: July 14–15, 2011

Come join us for two enjoyable days with six nationally known authors and illustrators of children’s literature. Each author and illustrator will share their unique perspective on children’s literature followed by a short question–and–answer session. In addition, two autograph sessions and four informal discussion groups with individual authors will be available.

Featuring nationally acclaimed authors and illustrators:

  • Robert Burleigh
  • Mary Downing Hahn
  • Susan Meddaugh
  • Gennady Spirin
  • Rebecca Stead
  • David Wiesner

Sponsored by Brigham Young University’s Department of Teacher Education, Harold B. Lee Library, Division of Continuing Education, the BYU Bookstore, and the Provo City Library.

Space is limited, so register early!

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Spoon

March 18, 2011 in Book of the Week, Book Talks, Media, Video

A student in BYU’s School of Education discusses a favorite book and how it can be shared with children to promote literacy and learning.

Hooway for Wodney Wat

March 11, 2011 in Book of the Week, Book Talks, Media, Video

A student in BYU’s School of Education discusses a favorite book and how it can be shared with children to promote literacy and learning.

Frank Was a Monster Who Wanted to Dance

March 4, 2011 in Book of the Week, Book Talks, Media, Video

A student in BYU’s School of Education discusses a favorite book and how it can be shared with children to promote literacy and learning.

Introducing Book Talks

March 3, 2011 in Book Talks, Media, Video

Starting tomorrow and for the next few weeks we will be featuring book talk videos! These videos are made by BYU students in the School of Education, discussing some of their favorite children’s books. Hear the story, see illustrations, and learn how to use the book with your own child with these wonderful book talks!

Families and Literacy Outreach

February 2, 2010 in KBYU Programs, Media, Video

Carla Morris: The Boy Who Was Raised by Librarians

October 15, 2009 in Author, Media, Video

Rachel’s Reviews: Australia

October 9, 2009 in Media, Rachel's Reviews, Video

To find a book list of the titles discussed in this video, click here.

Rachel’s Reviews: Norway

October 7, 2009 in Media, Rachel's Reviews, Video

To find a book list of the titles discussed in this video, click here.

Selecting and Reading Books with Children

September 22, 2009 in 0-4 Baby/Toddler, 5-8 Beginning Readers, Literacy, Literacy Tips, Media, Read Smart, Video

Listening to stories enhances vocabulary, attention span, imagination, and more. To hone your story reading  skills, view The Art of Reading a Storybook. Its chapters will help you select the right storybook and read it with gusto.