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Once it was time to move the books back on the shelves, I rallied 5th grade helpers. Within 30 minutes, they had put whole genres back and placed them in order. I organized a few classes to come by and help with the process. They were so excited to see what was happening and be a part of the change!
On a side note, I asked a very capable group of girls to place some nonfiction pet books in order and realized that they weren't capable of doing it well. It made me even more confident that this type of change should take place. Students at this age struggle with the Dewey Decimal system and have a difficult time finding their own books.