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The Best Resources For World Read Aloud Day


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February 24th is World Read Aloud Day in 2016, 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.


Scholastic has some excellent resources

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.

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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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