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Episode 8 — Books Worth Owning
|Grades||6 – 12|
|Podcast Series||Text Messages: Recommendations for Adolescent Readers
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|Original Air Date||Published November 01, 2008|
Music in this podcast is courtesy of Scott Andrew.
Grades K – 6 | Calendar Activity |  October 1
Students create lists of their favorite books and then the class creates a "Top Picks" class booklist. Students can use the Book Cover Creator to create a book jacket for their favorite book.
Grades 8 – 12 | Calendar Activity |  February 9
Students use an essay by de la Peña as a model for writing their own literacy autobiography.