Articles for Teachers and Parents:
Anyone who’s ever read a story aloud appreciates the joy in a child’s face as the plot and characters come to life. Admit it, grown-ups—even we love to be read to; that’s why audio books are so popular. Fact is, everyone, especially children, can feel the excitement of the story as it is narrated by their parents and teachers. You know why? Because reading aloud is an expression of love, an act of giving that means you care enough to share your time. Articles in this section provide some surprising facts about reading aloud and offer some great tips for a reading session, including cuddling with your kids (and their favorite blankets and stuffed animals), and embarking on new and enduring reading adventures—together.