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Classroom Library

Read about the set up and maintenance of classroom libraries as well as their importance.

  • 5 Classroom Library Myths

      I strongly feel that classroom libraries are essential for all classrooms, not just for English classrooms. Students need to understand that literacy does not end once they walk out of…

  • Why Classroom Libraries Are Important

      Classroom libraries are important. I am one of the co-founders of a Grades 6-12 English Language Arts teachers Facebook group called #2ndaryELA. Several times now members have posted a question…

  • Having a well stocked classroom library and novel set collection is essential for any English Language Arts (ELA) teacher. Schools do not always have the budget to provide these resources for their teachers, leaving many teachers to purchase these books. Read this great list of places to start your search for classroom novels from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.

    Finding Affordable Books For Your Classroom Library

      Having a well-stocked classroom library and novel set collection is essential for any English Language Arts (ELA) teacher. Schools do not always have the budget to provide these resources for…

  • Classroom libraries can always benefit from renovation. Read this informative blog post on how to renovate, and make over your classroom library on a budget from the 2 Peas and a Dog blog.

    Classroom Library Makeover

    I have had the same classroom library organization, bin labels and bins since at least my 3rd year of teaching. I was tired of the red and blue colour scheme.  The…

  • It can be a challenge to create a dynamic and useful middle school classroom library from scratch. Read to find out lots of great organization and book acquiring tips from 2 Peas and a Dog. #classroomlibrary #classroombooks #teaching #reading

    Creating a Dynamic Classroom Library

    Setting up a classroom library is not a easy task, but it is a rewarding one if done with purpose. Student accessible classroom libraries are an important part of any K through 12…