International Literacy Day
Celebrate “Literacy for Peace” with UNESCO on September 8, International Literacy Day. This day serves as a reminder that literacy is a human right, the core of education and development. Improve your students’ literacy skills and cultivate their love of reading using Science NetLinks’ collection of resources created from award-winning books. Resources include lesson plans, author podcasts, and ideas for including books in your classroom. For more, download a free special issue of SB&F highlighting the best science books of 2011. Head to Thinkfinity for science ebook recommendations, reading suggestions for high-school students, and ideas on ways to partner with your school's librarians.