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Recycling / Uses for Old Encyclopedia sets
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I am searching for instructions to recycle several old encyclopedia sets in our district. There was an exploratorium topic on this at the Pittsburgh AASL Conference, but the link is not working.…Continue

Tags: encyclopedias, recycling

Started this discussion. Last reply by Barbara Weber Aug 4, 2012.

 

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Barbara Weber replied to Ty R. Burns's discussion Recycling / Uses for Old Encyclopedia sets
"I covered my vintage set with shelf paper used them for shelf markers taped a list of favorite authors and titles for each letter. For non-fiction what they could find in each section. Students now can pull it out seems to help them locate…"
Aug 4, 2012
Jocelyn Sams replied to Ty R. Burns's discussion Recycling / Uses for Old Encyclopedia sets
"I saw some really cool bookmarks made from old book pages on Pinterest.  You could let the students decorate them and laminate.  I've also seen some book Christmas trees for decoration at Christmas time.  I know that probably…"
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Anne Smith replied to Ty R. Burns's discussion Recycling / Uses for Old Encyclopedia sets
"I know we don't want to give them to classroom teachers becuase the information is old... but the very young - PREK-1st grade could use them just for pictures... They can cut the pictures out and use them that way.  Just a thought.  "
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Recycling / Uses for Old Encyclopedia sets

I am searching for instructions to recycle several old encyclopedia sets in our district. There was an exploratorium topic on this at the Pittsburgh AASL Conference, but the link is not working. Please let me know if any of you have access to this information. If you have other ideas, please send them also. Please keep in mind that we do not want to:give them to classroom teacehrs because the information is too oldsell them in a book sale - no one will accept themSee More
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I am the Director of Library Media Services for Clear Creek ISD. This is my 18th year as a librarian and my 7th year as the Clear Creek Director..

I am also currently pursuing a Doctorate in Educational Leadership with a Library Cognate. After reading so much from so many groups and online discussions about how we need to work with other groups that are making decisions for school libraries, I decided to get the EdD.
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At 3:03pm on April 28, 2012, bj neary said…

Hello, Ty, love your website!

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