For one assignment you are asked to read books from each of the categories below.
Here is a summary of finding strategies covered in class and on this guide:
Strategy 1: Walk to the Library!
Strategy 2: CCBC Choices lists
Note: Look at the section in your textbook about transitional books. There is a list of examples in the appendix. According to your textbook, these "lie somewhere between picture books and full-length novels"(p. 105). Characteristics listed include:
5. Look at the Subject headings to make sure it is historical fiction.
Novelist is a Badgerlink database, available to Wisconsin residents. Public libraries and schools use it to help patrons find book titles they might want to read. Any one can use this! You can access it through Badgerlink.com, but for now:
Strategy 1: Go the the Non-Fiction section, starting with call numbers 811
Strategy 2: Some poetry books are in the Easy Book section. Try this search and REFINE by location:
Strategy 3: Some novels are written in poetry form. Try this search and REFINE by Location --> Fiction:
Go to the Library, 2nd floor. Visit the Curriculum Collection Non-Fiction section
For grades 4 and above, try this:
For grades 4 and below, try this: