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                 Creating a Book in Tar Heel Reader
                               Instructions
-Go to www.tarheelreader.org




-Scroll down; looking on the right hand side of the
page, go to the bottom and click on “log in”




-Type “imagine” in both the username and password sections
-click on the blue “login” button




-Scroll down the page, click
on “write a book”


-At the bottom, click on
“writing your book”




D. Seevers, C. Madej, 2010                  Columbiana County Educational Service Center
                                                   Literacy Tools Starring Tar Heel Reader

-Enter some key words and click “Search Flickr”




-Picture choices will be displayed:




-If you “hover” over the thumbnail
photo, it will become larger for you to
see



-Click on the pictures you want to use; they appear in “pages” below




-Type a book title and add text for each page; keep the text short and it
will fit nicely in the finished book (it’s also better for beginning readers)


D. Seevers, C. Madej, 2010                   Columbiana County Educational Service Center
                                                  Literacy Tools Starring Tar Heel Reader

-You can rearrange pages by dragging them or clicking the green arrows;
delete a page by clicking the red X




-You can search again with different terms, then add more pages

-Add tags to make your book easier to find; separate with commas
-“Preview” your
book whenever you
like
-You can save your
book as a “draft”
and work on it later
-When you are done
working on your
book, you will want
to “publish” it for
everyone to see

-Send home the Tar Heel Reader web site and family members can go to
the site, find their child’s book and read it at home; they don’t need a log-
in for this




D. Seevers, C. Madej, 2010                  Columbiana County Educational Service Center

				
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