From tips for readers to recommended books that showcase diversity, get the help you need to rock Read Across America!
From celebrating Read Across America Day, to tips for reading aloud to children, use these ideas to bring the celebration of reading and literacy into your classroom, library, school, and home all year long.
The world—and books—are filled with many different kinds of people. Getting to know them is interesting, exciting, and fun! NEA’s Read Across America has great booklists to help you discover terrific titles to read aloud to engage and inspire your students.
Need help finding books to put into the hands of readers? Check out these resources and bring print and online books to qualifying schools and students.
Bring authors’ voices into the classroom with these featured videos from Read Across America partner KidLit TV, a diverse group of parents, educators, librarians, kid lit creators, and award-winning filmmakers working together to create fun new ways to reinforce children’s appreciation of reading.
Learning to read takes practice. Loving to read takes enthusiasm. Read with your child often and use these tips to create a sense of enjoyment, wonder, and a passion for reading.
How would you feel if you saw even your most reluctant readers curled up with a great book, eager to find out what happens and talk about it with you or a peer? Impossible you say? Not so.
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