Friday Finds – October 9, 2015
Sunday Reflections: The Weight and Meaning of Words, thinking about the casual ways in which we use words associated with mental health issues
App Review & Blended Pic Tutorial: Fused (with an assist from the Silhouette app)
Middle School Monday – Middle School goes through Grade 8
Everyone’s Worst is Their Worst: A guest post by S.A. Bodeen
Book Review: Detour by S. A. Bodeen
Video Games Weekly: Super Mario Maker
Book Review: The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness
Around the Web
LGBTQIA+ YA Masterlist from GAYYA
From BuzzFeed – Kids With Parents In Prison Often Deal With Untreated Trauma
This week in authors being smart on the internet…A.S. King: A Letter to Teachers: Stop telling teens that you don’t like them!
Understanding Dyslexia and the Reading Brain in Kids
Filed under: Friday Finds News Roundup
About Robin Willis
After working in middle school libraries for over 20 years, Robin Willis now works in a public library system in Maryland.
SLJ Blog Network
Watch The Yarn LIVE with Kate DiCamillo at ALA!
Review of the Day: Papá’s Magical Water-Jug Clock by Jesús Trejo, ill. Eliza Kinkz
Teen Titans | Series Review
Why Sad Books are Vital in Kidlit, a guest post by Cassandra Newbould
The Classroom Bookshelf is Moving