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Centering Student Voice and Choice: A Book Club Guide

Centering Student Voice and Choice: A Book Club Guide

Grounded in student autonomy and choice, book clubs can help students feel a sense of agency in their learning, build reading time into their daily routines, and make meaningful connections around books they are excited to read.

This guide includes resources and tools designed to help you launch student-centered book clubs, including tips for identifying interesting books and getting them to students, teacher planning checklists, and student-facing handouts that support discussion and engagement.

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Centering Student Voice and Choice: A Book Club Guide

Implement book clubs that build community and help students make meaningful connections to books they are excited to read.

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