I'm enamored by the simplicity and educational value of the Tarheel Reader.
I've been a big cheerleader and now we at EFL Classroom 2.0
are holding a contest. Make a Tarheel Reader and win Amazon book gift certificates!
You will need a special code when you register there to make a book. Follow the directions under "write a book" to get it Or just message me
(click on my picture!) and I'll send our special pw/id so you can add a book to our directory. Simply tag your books properly and you can pull up all your books easily.
See more Contest details HERE
on EFL Classroom 2.0. Either just put the link / url of your book here as a comment to enter (multiple entries are accepted!) or on EFL Classroom 2.0.
They will be judged equally on;
1. Educational content / teacher and classroom usability for EFL / ESL
2. Creativity, flair, elan, style.
Contest closes May 31st.
1st Prize = $100 Amazon certifcate 2nd / 3rd prizes = $50.00 certificate.
See these books for some possible types that you might make.
An Alphabet Book
A "topic" book
A People book
All about You!
A Folktale / Story