Monday, March 3, 2014

Celebrating Read Across America + World Read Aloud Day!

I LOVE reading out loud! There are so many ways to be involved in the story! Voices, gestures, inflection, silly faces! Let go of any inhibition and have fun! Your kids will thank you and want to do it even more.  For this Read Across America/WRAD, here are some of my all-time favorites. 
1.  Little Pea: Amy Krous Rosenthal; ill.-Jen Corace
2.  Big Words for Little People: Jamie Lee Curtis; ill.-Laura Cornell
3.  A Bad Case of the Stripes: David Shannon
4.  Falling For Rapunzel: Leah Wilcox; ill.-Lydia Monks
5.  Silverlicious: Victoria Kann
6.  Dr. Seuss’s ABC: Dr. Seuss
7.  and the train goes: William Bee
8.  A Giraffe and a Half: Shel Silverstein
9. Room on the Broom: Julia Donaldson; ill.-Alex Scheffler
10. Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day; Judith Viorst; ill.-Raymond Cruz
What are your favorites? Happy Reading! ~Beth
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