Reading the Word and the World

Promoting critical literacy &  library and literacy programs at Franklin High & Clark K-8 @ Binnsmead in Portland Oregon

Other Essential Websites & Links


This site will be temporarily shared by Franklin High and Clark @ Binnsmead.

See the New Clark @ Binnsmead Library!

Clark @ Binnsmead Home 

Find out what the staff is reading or what is in our new Graphic Novel Section or what new books are in our library!

Multnomah County Library 

MCPL Homework Center

Library Internet Index   

America's Library--biographies

Internet Public Library

Award Winning--Springfield Township Library

Click Here to Improve Vocabulary! (And donate rice to the hungry)

Websites & Links for Educators

 ➢Internet Public Library
➢ PPS Literacy Strategies

➢ Annotated Bibliography of Commonly Used PPS HS Literature

➢PPS Multimedia Library   (podcast technology available)

➢Teaching for Change  

➢WBGH Video Library 

PPS Teacher Resources 

NCLB weblinks
➢SJ Childs' Classroom Website



 Franklin High Summer Reading 2007-2008

Summer Book Lists

Book Review Format

Blog About It! Post Your Review!

"FHS Reads"




2007-2008 VOTE

Global Vision & Media Literacy

War, Media, & Democracy

                    Seeing Power:Advertising the Truth

                   Story of Stuff Links

Who Owns the Media? (pdf)

Who Owns the Media? (link directly to The Nation )

TV Turn Off Week Ideas