Book-Based Making: Projects to Inspire Young Readers

Roll up your sleeves and engage cool project ideas, including upcycling with weeded books and other maker activities that encourage a connection to reading and are just plain fun. Our panel of crafty practitioners will show you how and answer questions in this interactive session. View On Demand
Event Date & Time: Thursday, May 17, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PT Roll up your sleeves and engage cool project ideas, including upcycling with weeded books and other maker activities that encourage a connection to reading and are just plain fun. Our panel of crafty practitioners will show you how and answer questions in this interactive session.

Panelists

  • Vanessa Calhoun, Media Specialist, Carrington Middle School
  • Karissa Fast, Children's and Teen Librarian, Fort Erie Public Library
  • Nora Peters, Everybody Wins! Director, Reading is FUNdamental Pittsburgh

Moderator

  • Sarah Bayliss, Editor, News & Features, School Library Journal
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