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Library Management

By Karen Hawthorne

ISBN-10: 1563086956

ISBN-13: 9781563086953

Stimulate curiosity within the library and studying with this illustrated how-to advisor. The authors offer special directions, offer lists, and adaptations for a complete yr (including summers and vacations) of interesting screens. those bulletin forums and showcases-proven favorites for college kids in heart and highschool, the place shooting scholar cognizance is a challenge-will additionally excite the imaginations of more youthful scholars. All are simply tailored to any topic or finances or grade point.

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They often stop in just to remark about the humorous titles. Catalogs are a very valuable source of ideas and items for the boards and showcases. Collections Almost everybody collects something; some people collect everything. Search those people out when hard-to-find objects are needed. It is amazing what can be found if a note is placed in the school paper or bulletin. Students and faculty love to see their collections being used. " One faculty member has offered an 18-inch Emily Dickinson doll to use.

Shop 'til you drop" and never run out of ideas. Go to the hobby shops, toy stores, craft stores, any store, and OBSERVE. Stroll down those sale aisles. Search for something that is unique. Take those advertising banners and aisle teasers; twist them and bend the slogans into something about reading or a theme for the teacher's subject area. Be open to ideas while shopping. End-of-season sales are a good source for wallpaper and wrapping paper that can be used for backgrounds. Holiday decorations and inexpensive toys such as plastic rakes, tools, inflatable skeletons, and more are often found at the end-of-season sales.

Plastic flowers are also easily washed and dried. Page 9 Leaves, especially in autumn colors, may be purchased in the hobby section of large discount stores at a very low cost. Plan ahead for next year and buy them in the postseason markdown sales. It is cost-effective to purchase a leafy "vine," which can be used in a multitude of ways. The vine may become a hanging vine for stuffed animals to hang out on in the showcase or it can be wrapped around the rope of a swing on the bulletin board. These leaves and flowers are added attractions and bring the board or showcase to life.

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