February 1st is World Read Aloud Day! Hooray!
But there’s no need to limit your read aloud talent to one day of the year. Take every opportunity, all year long, to read with young readers or listeners. Whether it’s cuddled up on your couch, at a library, in a bookstore or via the internet, you have a wonderful and easy way to make a huge difference in the life of a child!
Not sure how? Here are some tips to get you started.
First, from Pam Allyn founder of World Read Aloud Day!
Literacy advocate and LitWorld founder Pam Allyn shares her top tips for hosting the perfect read-aloud! We're gearing up to celebrate World Read Aloud Day tomorrow (2/16)! To learn more and join the celebration, visit litworld.org/wrad #WRAD17
Posted by Scholastic on Wednesday, February 15, 2017
And don’t forget Boni Hamilton’s brilliant blog post from my archives –
“Noticings and Wonderings: The Best Questions a Parent or Teacher Could Ask While Reading Aloud.”