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Reading is funny! : motivating kids to read with riddles / Dee Anderson.

Author/Creator:
Anderson, Dee.
Publication:
Chicago : American Library Association, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 216 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
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Subjects:
School libraries -- Activity programs -- United States.
Riddles, Juvenile.
Wit and humor in education.
Reading promotion -- United States.
Contents:
Bulletin boards that promote reading
Encouraging children to share riddles
Games to play with riddles
Using riddles for public relations
Sharing riddles through puppets
Do it yourself! How to make up riddles and keep a riddle file
Laugh lines: riddles about literacy
Laughing at "our-shelves": riddles about specific books
The loony library: riddles for loony library bulletin boards and games
Merry menagerie: riddles about animals and zoos
"'Hoppy' birthday!" Riddles about birthdays
Frightfully funny: riddles about creepy creatures
"'Hoppy' holidays!" Riddles about holidays and seasons
Fun(ny) and games: riddles about sports
Talking turnips: riddles for talking turnip bulletin boards, games, and story
Odds and ends: riddles about popular subjects.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780838909577 (alk. paper)
0838909574 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
180880673