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Tips for setting up a Tween Advisory Board

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Goforth Gregory, J. (2015). Stuck in the middle. American Libraries, 46(5), 42-45. Retrieved


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Resources and Programming Ideas

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Source: WITTEVEEN, A. (2015). What do tweens want? School Library Journal, 61(10), 30-32. Retrieved from

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readingaloudBenefits of read-alouds:

  • Vocabulary building
  • Reading as a pleasurable experience shared with others
  • Creating background knowledge
  • Providing a reading role model (Cox, 2016, p. 60)



Source: Cox, E. (2016). Tween read-alouds. American Libraries, 47(3), 60. Retrieved from

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