Synopses & Reviews
For more than two decades, millions of parents and educators have turned to Jim Trelease's beloved classic to help countless children become avid readers through awakening their imaginations and improving their language skills. Now this new edition of The Read-Aloud Handbook imparts the benefits, rewards, and importance of reading aloud to children of a new generation. Supported by delightful anecdotes as well as the latest research, The Read- Aloud Handbook offers proven techniques and strategiesand the reasoning behind themfor helping children discover the pleasures of reading and setting them on the road to becoming lifelong readers.
'This book is about more than reading aloud. It\'s about time that parents, teachers, and children spend together in a loving, sharing way. (The Washington Post) The Read-Aloud Handbook promises to give parents, teachers, and all others who care about children, reading, and the pursuit of happiness new inspiration. (The Denver Post) '
Since its initial publication in 1979, this highly acclaimed reference has informed parents and teachers across the nation and around the world of the importance of reading aloud to their children. This updated edition features lists of more than 12,000 titles--from picture books to novels--that are great for reading aloud.
This updated edition of a highly acclaimed reference lists more than 12,000 titles--from picture books to novels--that are great for reading aloud. Teachers/parents.