ERIC Number: ED371302
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
The Best of the Network 1993.
Middle Grades Reading Network, Evansville, IN.
This booklet presents descriptions of 19 reading programs that encourage Indiana middle-grade students to read. The programs described in the booklet were part of the Middle Grades Reading Network and were funded with competitive $5000 "minigrants." Essays (descriptions of the reading programs) in the booklet are: "Building a Community of Readers: Reading, Sharing, and Learning" (Susan Nowlin and Helen Holingsworth); "Reading Is Our Priority" (Deborah Du Four Bova and Kathleen Hurley); "A Tale of Three Students" (Lois Overton); "Bag of Book Tricks" (Mary Lue Binning); "Read-Ins: Colts in Action" (Eugenia Sacopulos); "The East Side 500: Race to Read--Read to Win!" (Kathryn Carmody); "Students Promote Their Own Literacy" (Ronald Bush); "Multicultural Awareness through Reading" (Artis Hoffman and Virginia Mankin Lake); "Hooked on Reading" (Sue Layman and Steve Spradley); "S.T.A.R.S.--Students Treasure All Reading Success" (Mary Ann Wildman); "Reading for Fun" (Beth Schulte); "Role Models Increase Student Reading" (Beth Bedsworth); "Reading Lasts a Lifetime" (J. Ronald Hughes); "Reading: The First Piece of the Puzzle" (Eden Kuhlenschmidt); "My Kingdom for a Book!" (Linda Stalker); "Reading across the Ages" (Rebecca McElroy and others); "Formula for Creating and Feeding a Growing Reading Monster!" (Vickie Thomas and others); "EAGER Readers" (Ginny Reeves); and "Readers Are Winners" (Diana Tice). The booklet concludes with a map indicating the locations of the 19 minigrant-funded programs. (RS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Lilly Endowment, Inc., Indianapolis, IN.
Authoring Institution: Middle Grades Reading Network, Evansville, IN.
Identifiers - Location: Indiana