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  • New Library Materials – Professional Music Books – Fall 2021

    Classroom Management for Art, Music, and PE Teachers – Michael Linsin

    Complicating, Considering, and Connecting Music Education – Lauren Kapalka Richerme

    Composition Concepts for Band and Orchestra: Incorporating Creativity in Ensemble Settings – Alexander Koops and John L. Whitener

    Creating Music: What Children from Around the World Can…

  • New Library Materials – Professional Dance Books – Fall 2021

    Choreographing Copyright: Race, Gender, and Intellectual Property Rights in American Dance – Anthea Kraut

    Choreographing Difference: The Body and Identity in Contemporary Dance – Ann Cooper Albright

    Contemporary Directions in Asian American Dance – edited by Yutian Wong

    Final Bow for Yellowface: Dancing between Intention and Impact…

  • New Library Materials – Professional Equity, Social Justice, and Culturally Responsive Pedagogy Books – Fall 2021

    Basic Skills Caucasian Americans Workbook – Beverly Hope Slapin

    Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching and Learning – Classroom Practices for Student Success, Grades K-12, 2nd edition – Sharroky Hollie

    Equity by Design: Delivering on the Power and Promise of UDL – Mirko Chardin, Katie Novak

    The Guide for…

  • New Library Materials – Professional Development Books – Fall 2021

    Action Research, 5th edition – Ernest T. Stringer, Alfredo Ortiz Aragón

    Action Research: A Guide for the Teacher Researcher, 6th Edition – Geoffrey E. Mills

    Action Research in Education: A Practical Guide, 2nd edition – Sara Efrat Efron, Ruth Ravid

    The Art of Noticing: 131 Ways to Spark…

  • Minnesota Authors

    November 17, 2021

    Minnesota is the home of many amazing authors from diverse backgrounds. Perpich Library contains several of their works. This list is just a small sample of what Minnesota authors have to offer. All items on this list are available at the Perpich…

  • New Library Materials – Diversity Picture Books – Fall 2021

    Across the Bay – Carlos Aponte

    All Because You Matter – Tami Charles; illustrated by Bryan Collier

    All the Way to the Top: How One Girl’s Fight for Americans with Disabilities Changed Everything – Annette Bay Pimentel; pictures by Nabi H. Ali

    Another – Christian Robinson

    Bears Make…

  • New Library Materials – Visual Arts Picture Books – Fall 2021

    Beautiful Oops! – Barney Saltzberg

    The Day the Crayons Quit – Drew Daywalt; pictures by Oliver Jeffers

    A Day With No Crayons – Elizabeth Rusch; illustrated by Chad Cameron

    Harold and the Purple Crayon – Crockett Johnson

    Maya Lin: Artist-Architect of Light and Lines – Jeanne Walker Harvey; illustrated…

  • New Library Materials – Music Picture Books – Fall 2021

    The ABCs of My Feelings and Music – Scott and Stephanie Edgar; illustrated by Nancy Sosna Bohm

    Ada’s Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay – Susan Hood; illustrated by Sally Wern Comport

    Dancing Hands: How Teresa Carreño Played the Piano for President Lincoln…

  • Horror Fiction

    October 19, 2021

    It’s that time of year again, when many of us crave to read something scary to go along with the spooky feel of the season.

    Below is a list of unsettling horror novels to curl up with on a cool, fall afternoon. Better…