Author Archives: Christie Boen

About Christie Boen

I have worked with Bend-La Pine since 2007. I am an Instructional Technology Coach and District Librarian.

Author Alexandra Diaz Visits Pacific Crest

During the last week of January, OBOB author, Alexandra Diaz came to Pacific Crest Middle School to talk to students. She did several sessions for different classes throughout the day where she talked about her book, The Only Road and … Continue reading

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Life Skills Storytime

Shelby Paulson, a teacher librarian at Pilot Butte Middle School, has been hosting storytime for Life Skills students on Thursdays during 2nd period. They usually read 2-3 books and complete a craft project, all based on a theme. For example, … Continue reading

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Interactive Videos in Novel Effect

Novel Effect is a great interactive reading app that many of our Media Managers use in their libraries when reading to students. Many teachers are using it, as well. Basically, while you read a story out loud, it enhances the … Continue reading

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