Overcoming the obstacle course
|Title||Overcoming the obstacle course: teenage boys and reading; boy books, girl books: should we re-organize our school library collections?; guys and reading; where the boys are..; from "boys' life" to "thrasher": boys and magazines; connecting with boys at lunch: a success story; motivating boys as beginning readers|
|Author(s)||Patrick Jones, Dawn Cartwright Fiorelli, Ray Doiron, Jon Scieszka, Allison Haupt, Ruth E. Cox, Robie Martin, Julie Dahlhauser|
|Abstract||Includes seven articles that discuss overcoming obstacles to getting teenage boys to read. Highlights include what teacher-librarians can do; what boys see as obstacles; material selection; collection organization; gender issues; learning differences; magazines; lunchtime book discussion groups; motivating boys as beginning readers; and popular book titles for boys. (LRW)|
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