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World Read Aloud Skype Visit

On Facebook my poet/friend Amy Ludwig VanDerwater posted that she had some slots left for World Read Aloud Day Skype visits. I responded, “Yes! Yes! Yes!” Not long before an email came. 301 more words

Poetry Friday

Connecting Through Stories: World Read Aloud Day Part 4

It’s snowing in the northeast, so today’s WRAD15 connections were a bit tricky.  I had 4 cancellations today, but that did not stop classes from coming to the library to still hear some good stories read aloud. 512 more words


World Read Aloud Day

One of the greatest gifts parents can give to their kids is reading aloud to them.  When parents read aloud to their kids, they are helping them grow as literate people.  284 more words

Holidays & Observances

Happy World Read Aloud Day 2015: Connecting Through Stories Part 3

The official World Read Aloud Day 2015 is in the books.  We still have 2 days of connections, but it was fun to have a full day for the actual calendar date. 1,104 more words


Making Global Connections on World Read Aloud Day!

Students in the Preparatory School have been continuing to experiment with using Skype in the Classroom for mystery Skype sessions, most recently blogged about here… 405 more words


World Read Aloud Day

I started my day off this morning by checking out a stack of books to take across the street to Ale’s daycare. Today, after all, is World Read Aloud Day! 363 more words


World Read Aloud Day

Around the world, more than one million people in 80 countries are reading aloud.  The reason is to show the planet that literacy belongs to everybody.  49 more words