Other blog posts

Other blog posts

Need A Blog Post Idea?

  • Author feature
  • Book vs. movie
  • New book released/anticipation
  • How to get out of a reading funk
  • List of books to read
  • Monthly wrap up and tbr for next month
  • How to prepare for a good book review-tips
  • Reading response
  • Signposts of a book
  • iMovie book trailers
  • Photos of books with caption and hashtags
  • Photo challenges-use Mrs. Ennis’ or look one up
  • How to get someone to read your favorite book
  • Abandoned books-what you didn’t like
  • It’s Monday! What are you reading?
  • Top Ten Tuesday (My examples are here or create your own top ten or any number list)
  • Quote of the Week (from a book you’ve read)
  • Who has influenced your love of reading the most?
  • When did you first discover you loved reading? Was it a particular book?
  • How do you pick your next book?
  • What books do you want the most in your personal library and why?
  • If you could meet any author, who would it be and why? What would you ask them?
  • If you could meet any character, who would it be and why? What would you ask them?
  • How do you mark your spot in a book?

What do these quotes mean to you?

  • We read to know we’re not alone. William Nicholson, Shadowlands
  • The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!
  • If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all. Oscar Wilde
  • Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers. Charles William Eliot
  • Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested thoroughly. Francis Bacon
  • Think before you speak. Read before you think. Fran Lebowitz, The Fran Lebowitz Reader
  • No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader. Robert Frost
  • Reading one book is like eating one potato chip

Reader’s Bill of Rights

1. The right to not read

2. The right to skip pages

3. The right to not finish

4. The right to reread

5. The right to read anything

6. The right to escapism

7. The right to read anywhere

8. The right to browse

9. The right to read out loud

10. The right to not defend your tastes
By Daniel Pennac

Create your own bill of rights for reading

I am a middle school English Language Arts and Social Studies teacher.

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