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Activities for the Reading Club's Featured Books

Our featured selections are award-winning books that are obtainable in print from libraries and bookstores, and are also available in alternate formats (electronic or braille). Grade levels are approximate.



A Wrinkle in Time

By Madeleine L'Engle

1962. Bantam Doubleday Dell Books


Available in braille from the following sources:

1. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
Available in braille and Web-braille.
www.loc.gov/nls/
(202) 707-5100

2. Seedlings Braille Books
$20.00 - Braille versions are available for purchase.
www.seedlings.org
(800) 777-8552




Related Web Sites

• Random House, Inc. web site. - Features teaching ideas, reviews and more.


Activities:

1. Class or Home Discussions
  • Talk about real travel and time travel and the differences.

  • Dramatize and project 20-30 years from now—where will you be?


2. At Home
  • Learn about ancestors and their life styles.

  • Draw a time line of activities for a specified period of time.


3. Special Trip
Visit a space museum.





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