One of our AEA Digital Resources, TeachingBooks, had a major makeover this past summer. TeachingBooks is a resource that provides resources about books, authors, and illustrators. That's the simple description, but TeachingBooks provides wonderful resources to support reading and classroom curriculum. There are author interviews, author name pronunciations, links to lesson plans and book trailers and book lists on a myriad of topics of interest to educators. TeachingBooks also makes it easy to share resources with other educators. Here's an example of a book list I created that highlights Social Studies books that support the standards. I created this list using Wakelet, a resource I mentioned in a recent Teacher Librarian blog. 

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