ERIC Number: ED368364
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Book Banquet. A Summer Reading Program Manual.
Ward, Caroline; Levine, Joyce
This manual for the 1993 New York State summer reading program, "Book Banquet," ties books and reading together with the theme of eating. The manual offers program ideas, activities, and materials. The following chapters are included: (1) "Appetizers" (planning, publicity, and promotion); (2) "Setting the Table" (decorations and display); (3) "Main Course--Reading"; (4) "a la carte" (programs and activities); (5) "Delectable Desserts" (crafts, games, puzzles, mazes, and shopping); and (6) "Basic Pantry" (books, media, and other resources). The annotated bibliography of the "Basic Pantry" section includes 130 works of fiction for children, 106 works of nonfiction, 17 poetry books, 29 books for young adults, and 25 books as adult resources. Additional resources and recordings are listed. (SLD)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Art Activities, Childrens Art, Childrens Libraries, Childrens Literature, Elementary Secondary Education, Fiction, Library Planning, Library Services, Nonfiction, Program Development, Program Implementation, Public Libraries, Publicity, Reading Programs, Resource Materials, State Libraries, State Programs, Summer Programs
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
Sponsor: Gaylord Bros., Liverpool, NY.; Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC. Office of Library Programs.
Authoring Institution: New York State Library, Albany.
Identifiers: New York State Library
Note: Art by Steven Kellogg and Rachel S. Fox.