Faculty members may choose books which have been personal favorites for students to browse or students may each submit a couple of their favorite books for others to choose from.
Coming up, she plans to have all the books in the activity be from the Lone Star Reading List, which is compiled each year specifically for middle school-aged kids by the Texas Library Association.
To kick off each semester, my students speed date books.
I’ll give our media center specialists a little information about my class, and they go to work pulling high-interest books.
Each student rates the books they examine on a score sheet before changing tables.
After they've “checked out” all the books, they then decide whether to actually check them out from the library.