Snipits from Michigan Reading Association Annual Conference Kick-off

#MRAhappy

Book Nerd

Kick-off

H.B.4394 Section 1223b

Lip sync

Madonna

Writing

Donalyn Miller crush

Importance of inviting in great authors

Read aloud at assemblies

Share books

It’s amazing writing, not just blogging

Choice

Journey

Vine

Raffle

Secchia room

Making new friends

Sharing Twitter handles

Grand River

@SusanKHaney

NerdyBookClub

Pure Michigan

@dreambition

What will writers be like in five years? Ten years?

Get to know your kids

@ColbySharp receives MRA Individual Literacy Award

What’s in the water in Michigan? So many awesome people from MI

1. Stay current 2. Talk about books and authors 3. Turn students into mini-Flavs 4.Read Aloud

Live Tweet

Detroit Public Schools, National Heritage Academies, Forest Hills Public Schools, Central Michigan University sharing a table.

Guidebook app

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5 thoughts on “Snipits from Michigan Reading Association Annual Conference Kick-off

  1. I LOVE this!!! I wish I were there, too!!! Michigan really does have such tremendous educators. I had to go back and re-read these snippets at least three times to take it all in. The one about “it’s real writing, not just blogging” is such an important message for us all. I find that kids are starting to throw around “slice of life writing” too flippantly these days. I see the same thing happening with blogging vs writing. Hmmm. Thanks for making me think this morning! Have fun at the conference!!!

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