ESC of Lorain County

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1885 Lake Avenue
Elyria, OH 44035
Phone: (440) 324-5777 Fax: (440) 324-7355

Lending Library

This opportunity is offered to 2018-2019 Lorain County
Gifted Consortium district members only.
Teacher Resources 
The Lorain County Gifted Consortium has a multitude of resources available for teachers of gifted and Gifted Intervention Specialists, including books to assist teachers enrich their classrooms, as well as classroom book sets for student reading. Browse through our nearly 200 books, including Fair Isn't Always Equal by Rick Wormeli, winner of Disney's American Teacher Award for English in 1996, and Teachers as Classroom Coaches: How to Motivate Students Across the Content Areas by Andi Stix, a national educational consultant, administrator, and certified coach & Frank Hrbek, middle school teacher in the New York City school system.
Classroom book sets  
Classroom book sets are available for loan for individual, small group, or large group reading, including:
- Animal Farm, one of Time magazine's 100 best English-language novels (1923 to 2005), by George Orwell (5 copies) 
- Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library, 2013 and 2014 New York Times bestseller, by Chris Grabenstein (100 copies)
- The Giver, 1994 Newbery Medal winner, by Lois Lowry (53 copies) 
- The Island of Dr. Libris, 2015 New York Times bestseller, by Chris Grabenstein (50 copies) 
- The Light in the Forest by Pulitzer Prize winner Conrad Richter (52 copies) 
- Nothing But the Truth, 1992 Newbery Honor book, by Avi (36 copies) 
 - Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, 1977 Newbery Medal winner, by Mildred Taylor (35 copies)
- The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle, 1991 Newbery Honor book, by Avi (52 copies)