8 hours ago My adventures with online book clubs started a couple of months ago when I was sitting in Reagan National Airport in Washington, DC, waiting for my delayed flight. Bored, I started texting a fellow non-binary friend about how I wished we had our own space to talk about things. One of us then came up with the idea of a boo…
7 hours ago 5 Tips for Guiding a Virtual Book Club. 1. Begin with an icebreaker: One gift of online reading groups is that often the students don’t know everyone in the group. Without peer pressure, many students gain confidence and participate freely. Keep in mind that it’s important for everyone to know each other’s name.
9 hours ago Teachers can use a number of tiles to make up the online book club, but three of the most essential are Yammer, Embed and Documents. Yammer is the main discussion page where students will share their questions and insights about the readings. Teachers can set Yammer up so that only students in the class have access, and even though teachers can
Just Now 7. Market your new online group. Ask your family and friends to drop in and join in the discussion. Invite all your Facebook friends and all of your email contacts. Print your own business cards with the …Rating: 84%(38)
Just Now Use online surveys to select the books your club reads. When it comes to picking a book for your club, the best, easiest, and fairest way to make sure all members' voices are heard is by voting on
8 hours ago 5. The Social Book Club. The Social Book Club enhances the experience of the traditional book club by catering to the growing online generation. Created by Lizzy Jensen, the Social Book Club selects culturally and historically relevant books for discussion each month. Instagram.
6 hours ago Step One: Focus on the Problem You Will Help Solve With Your Book. If you created your course in our Create 6-Figure Courses community, you designed your course working backward from solving a problem for your audience. You can write your book with the intent to lead prospects into your course. Or, you can choose to write a book as a next-level
8 hours ago Communicate that you are hosting an online book club as a means to foster connection and community, and though you cannot gather face-to-face, you are excited to overcome the physical distance by using technology in a constructive and creative way. 4. Clarify reading assignments. Once you have a finalized group of attendees who have said "yes
7 hours ago Ready, steady, go. A book club shouldn’t feel like a lesson, so you need to guard against working towards a set of outcomes and allow the discussion to follow the interest of the group. Nevertheless it can help to have some prepared questions or statements to kick start the discussion. Some generic question starters are given in my full guide
1 hours ago Step 4: Pick a Date. This one is straight-forward. Once everyone's on-board, select a day and time that works, and pencil (or Sharpie!) it in on the calendar. One last word of advice from Beth: "I suggest everyone do more than just praise a book in a book club. True discussion talks about what works and what doesn't work in a book, or raises
6 hours ago 4. Figure Out When Your Book Club Will Take Place. Sometimes fitting a book club into friends’ schedules can feel like musical chairs. It seems like every date works except for one person. The easiest way to get around this is to plan in advance and keep to a schedule. Choosing one day every month would work best.
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