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The Best Resources For World Read Aloud Day


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March 4th is World Read Aloud Day in 2015, 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.

Here are some tips on using Read Alouds
as an instructional strategy from our school’s consultant, and my mentor, Kelly Young at Pebble Creek Labs.

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.


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

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Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.


  1. Thanks for this excellent list, Larry. What a great resource! I referred to it on my blog post: World Read Aloud Day: A Message For Writers and Readers

    Thank you!

  2. Thanks for the information. Here is a great reading list for reading aloud.

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