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February 1st is World Read Aloud Day in 2018, and here are a number of useful resources:

World Read Aloud Day Activities

World Read Aloud Day Blog

Tools and Tips for World Read-Aloud Day is from The New York Times Learning Network.

Great Read-Alouds From The New York Times is also from The New York Times Learning Network.

Of course, there’s Jim Trelease’s Home Page.

Make Every Day Read Aloud Day is by Donalyn Miller at Education Week.

Nonfiction Read Alouds: A Lost Opportunity? is by Robert Pondiscio.

Why World Read Aloud Day is my favorite holiday is from The Washington Post.

Check out Skype’s In The Classroom resources.

Read Write Think offers some read aloud strategies.

Annenberg also offers good read aloud strategies, as does Reading Rockets.

THE COMPONENTS OF EFFECTIVE READ ALOUDS is a useful PowerPoint.

Scholastic has some excellent resources
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Never too old: Reading aloud to independent readers by Donalyn Miller

You might also be interested in The Best Posts On Students Reading Aloud Individually In ESL Class.

TWO CLIPS IN HONOR OF WORLD READ ALOUD DAY is from Doug Lemov.

Read Alouds Are Great for the Middle Grades! is by Valentina Gonzalez.

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