What’s better than reading aloud to your students? Well, actually, nothing is better. Reading aloud is the best!
That’s what makes World Read Aloud Day so much fun. Teachers, students, parents, kids, and other book lovers around the world will take time out to share a story February 16. Click here to learn more and download free activities.
Let me know what book you love reading aloud. One lucky teacher will win the perfect book to share: Hug This Book! It’s sure to become a new favorite! To enter our random drawing, post a comment to this blog no later than 11:59 pm EST on February 21, 2017. (Update: congratulations to Laura, who is the winner of our prize.)
Here are some other favorite freebies we’ve run across. (Love them? That’s okay, you don’t have to hug me.)
Have you seen ABC Mouse lately? There’s a lot that’s new. More than 8,500 activities (free to schools!) cover preschool, PreK, kindergarten, grade 1, AND—big news!—grade 2. Visit ABCmouse.com/teachers to sign up and let your colleagues know as well.
Which animals do your students adore? Take action for animals and invite students in grades PreK–12 to enter the IFAW World of Animals art contest. Learn more.
Hugging a book right now,
PS: Did you know you can WIN an assortment of our Teachers’ Choice Award–winning products? Enter now!