Running Book Discussion Groups: A How-To-Do-It Manual: A How-to-do-it Manual for Librarians by Lauren Zina John

Running Book Discussion Groups: A How-To-Do-It Manual: A How-to-do-it Manual for Librarians by Lauren Zina John

"Synopsis Oprah. The Today Show. Live! With Regis and Kelly. Their book clubs attract millions - and send hordes of readers to the library. Your library may not be able to hold millions, but there's no reason your discussion group can't be every bit as popular and appreciated as those on TV. This unique manual shows you step-by-step how to build, improve, and maintain successful, engaging book discussion groups. Chapters answer the fundamental questions: How do you build membership? Choose the right titles? Schedule and arrange meetings? Develop questions? Get free or discounted books? Provide an inviting atmosphere and setting? Planning, publicity, facilitating...

Running Book Discussion Groups: A How-To-Do-It Manual: A How-to-do-it Manual for Librarians by Lauren Zina John

"Synopsis Oprah. The Today Show. Live! With Regis and Kelly. Their book clubs attract millions - and send hordes of readers to the library. Your library may not be able to hold millions, but there's no reason your discussion group can't be every bit as popular and appreciated as those on TV. This unique manual shows you step-by-step how to build, improve, and maintain successful, engaging book discussion groups. Chapters answer the fundamental questions: How do you build membership? Choose the right titles? Schedule and arrange meetings? Develop questions? Get free or discounted books? Provide an inviting atmosphere and setting? Planning, publicity, facilitating discussions, programming techniques, and assessment are discussed in detail. Essential advice on programming include...

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One of the hardest and most important things a leader must do is try to include as many people as possible in group discussion obviously the aim is not to make quiet members feel embarrassed but often the quiet members simply need to be asked a good leader won t allow every discussion to be dominated by the same two or three people. Nominal group technique each person takes 30 to 90 seconds to collect their thoughts followed by a round robin small group discussions break big groups more than eight into smaller groups to discuss and then report about the subject using smaller groups ensures greater participation pdf. Disagreements about the book be gracious there is never any one way to experience or interpret a book in fact differing opinions make the best discussions just don t get over heated members who would rather socialize be gentle but firm insist that discussion time be limited to the book

A book discussion club is a group of people who meet to discuss a book or books that they have read and express their opinions likes dislikes etc it is more often called simply a book club a term that is also used to describe a book sales club which can cause confusion other frequently used terms to describe a book discussion club include reading group book group and book discussion group. Book clubs for every genre and discussion groups around every literary topic imaginable connect and share ideas around your favorite subjects.

Now that you ve created your group page everyone can post videos photos participate in polls and more starting a discussion is easy publish a post and have members share their thoughts in the ments appoint a moderator and or admin to help things run more smoothly related good book club books to read during quarantine. Thoughtfully planned book clubs position learning in the hands of the students and provide discussion tools students can use as they work out their responses to the book we provide approaches to professional development that bridge theory and practice to generate solutions that work for a multitude of schools. Running a facebook group is one of the best ways to start and grow a vibrant online munity for your brand with a solid strategy and a few clicks you can begin gathering a munity of like minded individuals with similar interests around a topic related to what you do in your business. Books shelved as running born to run a hidden tribe superathletes and the greatest race the world has never seen by christopher mcdougall what i tal.