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ERIC Number: ED429617
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Pages: 200
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Readers on the Prowl: Florida Library Youth Program Manual.
Johnson, Margie, Comp.; Cook, Ann, Comp.; O'Reilly, Lesley, Comp.
This manual is designed to accompany the 1999 Florida Library Youth Program, focusing on the theme of the library as a destination. This introductory section of the manual contains: an overview of the program that discusses basic philosophy, outreach to children in poverty, age and ability levels, and materials and incentives; a schedule of workshops; an adaptation of a puppet show; public service announcements; description of a promotional video, as well as a sample release form; program evaluation form; and a discussion of outreach library programming for school age children. The remainder of the manual consists of annotated bibliographies, divided by seven themes--"Strange New Worlds,""Map It Out,""Wild Places,""Winner's Circle,""Center Stage,""Cutting Edge,""Art Is Everywhere," and "Traveling Companions." Each thematic bibliography includes: books and stories; poetry, including riddles and jokes; "fun stuff," i.e., music, crafts, and activities; community and professional resources; computer resources, including CD-ROMs and World Wide Web sites; and films and videos, A game sheet is also included at the end of each section. Game answer sheets and an index are provided at the end of the manual. (AEF)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida State Library, Tallahassee.
Identifiers - Location: Florida