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82. Simple steps to cultivating a read aloud habit

by on January 17, 2012
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We all start doing it and gradually we do it less and less. There are many reasons why we should be reading aloud. Today in the show I share  some Simple steps to cultivating a read aloud habit. We get past the humps in the road and find solutions in this 29 minute show.These twins pause a moment to solve puzzles at the Chehalis library. July 2011.


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Show notes::

We learn:

3:35 why we should be Reading aloud and not just following the crowd  via resources.


4:00 ways to pick a book  with Amy of Let’s Explore Getting Started With Chapter Books

4:45  tips on creating a plan

6:15  revising your when

7:20 Getting over the passive read aloud methods for wriggly toddlers and preschoolers ( Yes that all of them!)

Amy Mascott  of TeachMama : Read aloud series

10:15 how easy it is to link books to the real world

11:00 No more boring read aloud sessions

11:35 Join a read aloud challenge via  Footprints in the Butter each Thursday

12:20 Should you skip this section?

Join with others in your community with World Read Aloud day: March 7th , 2012.

14:55 How do you choose a really good read aloud book?

15:30 Have a look at book trailers via Mr Schu 

MrSchuReads– via YouTube

17:00 Finding your springboards

5-6 year old Read-Alouds (for Parent) :: Kindergarten Family Read-Alouds :: Pre-School Read-Alouds (a list of 50)

18:30 Picture books to inspire via Zoe of Playingbythebook.net.

19:10 Quick tips- Goodreads.com :: Wishlist via Amazon :: Schools :: Librarians :: audiobooks :: Kidlit radio and news

23:20 Must read: Avoiding problems with Boys and reading via Mr Schu and his interview with Pam Allyn.

25:10 Read alouds are a brilliant gateway into other areas like writing. Melissa of Imaginationsoup.net: Word jar.

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2 Responses to “82. Simple steps to cultivating a read aloud habit”
  1. Mummy_Central says:

    Some great tips here, a really refreshing approach to reading aloud. Thanks so much for linking to Parentonomy.

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