Kids who read just four books over the summer fare better on reading-comprehension tests in the fall. Learn more at readsinma.org #WhatsYourFour?
What's Your Four?
Slides are fun, EXCEPT when they refer to learning loss. By the time a struggling reader reaches middle school, summer reading loss has accumulated a two year lag in reading achievement.
Do you know as a patron of a SAILS member library, you have access to the terrific reader's advisory tool, Novelist? Since we have NovelistPlus, content spans all ages! The subscription started on July 1st and in the Enterprise catalog, you can go to the item details page and view the added content from Novelist. You can also go direct to Novelist. We currently have a page on the SAILS website you can log in after selecting your library. Here is the page: http://wp.me/P6JtVr-2iQ. There is also a powerpoint tutorial showing available features.
Don't miss another good book. Signup for Bookletters alerts today! You choose the alerts that interest you. It's the easy way to decide what to read, watch or listen to next! For those who still get the old favorites notices, this will be a much better solution.
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The winning artwork in the 2016 Fall River Public Library Art Competition has been chosen! "A Fall River Sunset," a digital photograph printed on metal, submitted by Frank C. Grace, received the top honor. We thank all the artists who shared their work in this very tough competition.
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