Activities that encourage reading a variety of genres

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Activities that encourage reading a variety of genres

Post by holsam_87 » 28 Jun 2018, 01:14

I'm still pretty new but wanted to know if there had ever been activities for members to track the genres that they are reading? I've seen a couple of fun ones offered in my local district. They are called a Ringo Reading Bingo and a Reading Color Wheel. They're similar to Summer Reading Bingo. If anyone would be interested, they can be found on Pinterest.
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Post by AmySmiles » 28 Jun 2018, 12:43

I like this a lot. I actually tried this last year when I was attempting to complete, and actually did complete reading 50 books in one year. It stretched me a little which I needed, but I find myself still leaning to certain categories more than others. It actually turns out that when I'm reading for fun and when I'm reading to review I have different preferences. When I'm reading for fun I like to read thrillers and romance,when I'm choosing a book to review I tend to lean towards the non-fiction and poetry. I wonder if anyone else tends to be that way as well.
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Post by Gravy » 08 Jul 2018, 06:38

Just posted a new challenge here. :tiphat:
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Post by Book Bear » 08 Jul 2018, 13:20

holsam_87 wrote:
28 Jun 2018, 01:14
I'm still pretty new but wanted to know if there had ever been activities for members to track the genres that they are reading? I've seen a couple of fun ones offered in my local district. They are called a Ringo Reading Bingo and a Reading Color Wheel. They're similar to Summer Reading Bingo. If anyone would be interested, they can be found on Pinterest.
I've never seen anything like this before. It's so interesting :o I found that since joining the onlinebookclub that I have been reading more of a variety of genres and it's been really great. There's definitely something in this book thing.

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Post by holsam_87 » 08 Jul 2018, 16:41

I'm glad you guys this. I have a ton of background in Reading Education, so its a joy when I can share ideas with fellow bibliophiles.
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Post by holsam_87 » 08 Jul 2018, 16:44

Book Bear wrote:
08 Jul 2018, 13:20
holsam_87 wrote:
28 Jun 2018, 01:14
I'm still pretty new but wanted to know if there had ever been activities for members to track the genres that they are reading? I've seen a couple of fun ones offered in my local district. They are called a Ringo Reading Bingo and a Reading Color Wheel. They're similar to Summer Reading Bingo. If anyone would be interested, they can be found on Pinterest.
I've never seen anything like this before. It's so interesting :o I found that since joining the onlinebookclub that I have been reading more of a variety of genres and it's been really great. There's definitely something in this book thing.
I have found that I'm reading a lot more genres than my usual as well. It took one of my college teachers pushing me to go outside the box and I enjoyed it.
Samantha Holtsclaw

“We’ve all got both light and dark inside us. What matters is the part we choose to act on. That’s who we really are.”

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