Category: Read Aloud Fun

Browse for books to support your Curriculum Topics inRead Aloud Fun. These books are recommended for the 5th – 6th grade level.

Add Variety to Your Read-Alouds

These wonderful titles have something for just about everyone:  wit, mystery, inspiration, heart.      

Great Read-Alouds

These books are sure to capture the attention of your students! Because of Mr. Terupt.  Rob Buyea.  Delacorte Press, 2010. Short chapters, each narrated by one of seven 5th graders […]

New Read-Alouds for a New Year

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New Read-Alouds!

Kids will love these new picks that entertain, teach and inspire.      

Read Aloud, Gather a Crowd (5th-6th grade)

Mix up your read-alouds by trying a picture book,  a new genre or nonfiction.

Read-Aloud Novels for 5th-6th Grades

Reading aloud to a class is the equivalent of required reading, so it is important that the titles we choose represent the best of children’s books that kids may not […]

Read-Alouds to Inspire Us All

An eclectic group of new read-aloud gems to try in 2012.  Wonderstruck : A Novel in words and Pictures.  Brian Selznick.  Scholastic, 2011. Another masterpiece from Selznick!  One story in […]

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The 2012 Newbery Award Winner

….and the winner is…   If you ever have a chance to hear Jack speak, I highly recommend it.  He is at the top of my favorite speakers list. Here […]

Top Ten Picks from 2011

Who gets kudos and awards for the best children’s books of the year are always fun to debate and often hard to predict.  Below you will find top ten picks […]