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E6 (Part 1): YA Author Tag Team Round 1 with A.S. King & Andrew Smith



Andrew Smith & A.S. King

Round 1: YA Author Tag Team |

Episode 6 (Part 1)

ICTE’s YO TEACH! Podcast

Written & Produced by Austin Hall

Welcome to Episode 6 (Part 1) of the YO TEACH! Podcast, brought to you by the Iowa Council of Teachers of English. Thank you for having the courage to teach and for supporting this podcast.

Episode 6 (Part 1) Show Notes

A special thank you to Andrew Smith, A.S. King, and Jennifer Paulsen for their contributions to this episode. Music for this episode from the Free Music Archive by the artists Lee Rosevere and Broke For Free.

BOOK REFERENCED

Books mentioned in this episode:

Winger by Andrew Smith

Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew Smith

I Crawl Through It by A.S. King

The Marbury Lens by Andrew Smith

The Alex Crow by Andrew Smith

Please support the work of Andrew Smith and A.S. King by reading their books and visiting their websites: http://www.authorandrewsmith.com/Author_Andrew_Smith/Home.html and https://www.as-king.com/.

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E5: And So It Begins



And So It Begins | Episode 5 of ICTE’s YO TEACH! Podcast

Written & Produced by Austin Hall

Originally posted September 4, 2017

Welcome to Episode 5 of the YO TEACH! Podcast, brought to you by the Iowa Council of Teachers of English. Thank you for having the courage to teach and for supporting this podcast.

 

Episode 5 Show Notes

CONVERSATION SEGMENT

Wendy Bollhoefer, Kelly Murley, Nikki Smith, and Kirstey Ewald joined me for a session on book talks and reading during the August Eng Camp put on by ICTE in Ames, IA. Throughout the piece, we discuss the following books:

Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

Scythe by Neal Shusterman

Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner

Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

Into the Water by Paula Hawkins

The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street: A Novel by Susan Jane Gilman

The Ghosts of Heaven by Marcus Sedgwick

A special thanks to Britt Jungck for her contribution to the Yo Teach! segment.

BOOK TALKS

Here are the books mentioned in this episode. Do yourself a favor, and add them to your TBR list.

Solo by Kwame Alexander with Mary Rand Hess

What Made Maddy Run: The Secret Struggles and Tragic Death of An All-American Teen by Kate Fagan

Kate Fagan’s original article from ESPNW titled “Split Image”

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E4: The First Chapter



The First Chapter | Turning the Page | Episode 4 of ICTE’s YO TEACH Podcast

Written & Produced by Austin Hall

Originally posted June 4, 2017

Welcome to Episode 4 of the YO TEACH Podcast, brought to you by the Iowa Council of Teachers of English. Thank you for having the courage to teach and for supporting this podcast.

Episode 4 Show Notes

CONVERSATION SEGMENT

Maureen Snook, Rafael Benitez, and Vanessa Horstman just completed their first year teaching. All three share their experiences throughout the 2016-17 school year and provide us with a variety of things to consider and learn from as we all reflect on the past year.

A special thanks to members of the ICTE Executive Board — Melanie Wirtz, Jess Cakrasenjaya, Rafael Benitez, Haley Moehlis, Erin Miller, Missy Springsteen-Haupt, Jen Paulsen, Allison Berryhill, JoAnn Gage, and Kirstey Ewald — for their contributions to the Yo Teach! segment.

BOOK TALKS

Here are the books mentioned in this episode. Do yourself a favor, and add them to your TBR list.

Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World by Adam Grant

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

ICTE SUMMER WRITING RETREAT

Registration for ICTE Summer Writing Retreat:

http://tinyurl.com/ictesummerwriting 

Contact Haley Moehlis (haleymj@gmail.com) with questions

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E3: Poetry in Motion: Celebrating #NaPoMo



Poetry in Motion: Celebrating #NaPoMo | Episode 3 of ICTE’s YO TEACH Podcast

Written, Recorded, & Produced by Austin Hall 

Originally posted April 24, 2017

Welcome to Episode 3 of the YO TEACH Podcast, brought to you by the Iowa Council of Teachers of English. Thank you for having the courage to teach and for supporting this podcast.

Episode 3 Show Notes

CONVERSATION SEGMENT

Molly Pierce teaches English 9 and Advanced English 10 at Dowling Catholic High School. She is happy to be back in the Hawkeye State!

A special thanks to Allison Berryhill and Haley Moehlis for sharing poems for inclusion in this month’s episode.

BOOK TALKS

Here are the books mentioned in this episode. Do yourself a favor, and add them to your TBR list.

Get Lit Rising by Diane Luby Lane and the Get Lit Players

Click this link to see Khamal Iwuanyanwu perform his original poem, “Sepia” – one of my favorites from Get Lit Rising.

Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets by Kwame Alexander with Chris Colderley and Marjory Wentworth

Disrupting Thinking: Why How We Read Matters by Kylene Beers and Robert E. Probst

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