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Author Anderson, Dee.

Title Reading is funny! : motivating kids to read with riddles / Dee Anderson.

Published Chicago : American Library Association, 2008.


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 UniM Store  027.80973 ANDE MJ17    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 216 p. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Bulletin boards that promote reading -- Encouraging children to share riddles -- Games to play with riddles -- Using riddles for public relations -- Sharing riddles through puppets -- Do it yourself! : how to make up riddles and keep a riddle file -- Reading is funny! : literacy riddles -- Laughing at our "shelves" : riddles about specific books -- The loony library -- Merry menagerie : riddles about animals and zoos -- "'Hoppy' birthday!" : riddles about birthdays -- Frightfully funny : riddles about ghosts, mummies, vampires, werewolves, and witches -- "'Hoppy' holidays!" : riddles for holidays and seasons -- Fun(ny) and games : riddles about sports -- Riddles to use with the talking turnip game -- Odds and ends.
Subject School libraries -- Activity programs -- United States.
Riddles, Juvenile.
Humor in education.
Reading promotion -- United States.
ISBN 9780838909577 (alk. paper)
0838909574 (alk. paper)