Too many children express a lack of interest in reading as they move into middle school. In this episode, Donalyn Miller discusses strategies for engaging dormant middle school readers and previews titles with high interest to middle schoolers.
Donalyn Miller is an award-winning Texas teacher and the author of The Book Whisperer (Jossey-Bass, 2009) and Reading in the Wild (Jossey-Bass, 2013). Her articles about teaching and reading have appeared in publications such as Education Week Teacher, The Reading Teacher, Educational Leadership, and The Washington Post. Donalyn serves as Scholastic Book Fairs’ Manager of Independent Reading and Outreach.