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IMAGINE A WORLD WHERE EVERYONE CAN READ...


World Read Aloud Day is an opportunity to celebrate reading and storytelling with entire communities including the one created in your school and home. Foster reading excellence with this special video series.


Celebrate with the 7 Strengths


LitWorld’s signature 7 Strengths--Belonging, Curiosity, Friendship, Kindness, Confidence, Courage, and Hope–represent the power of reading aloud and are core themes that will be reflected throughout World Read Aloud Day.



Finding Strength in Harry Potter


An Educator’s Guide to Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone


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Read-Aloud Experts Show Best Practices

Our Top Picks for 2018 Read Alouds

Free Resources

Read-Aloud Experts Show Best Practices

Our Top Picks for 2018 Read Alouds

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The Read Aloud Sweepstakes...Meet Our Winners! Enter the Read Aloud Educator Sweepstakes

Thank you to everyone who entered the contest, we encourage you to continue to share your favorite read aloud moments using #WorldReadAloudDay.


Kate Lapetino @kcmgd31 • 20 Dec 2017
Wow!!!!! Christmas came early in my room today! I am blown away by the generosity of the #WorldReadAloudDay prize from @ScholasticTeach and @litworldsays! My class and I were oohing and ahhhing with every new reach in the box! #21Learns

April Insley
@MsInsley
My favorite read alound was always "A Long Way from Chicago" by Richard Peck. I Grandma Dowdel! It was so fun to become those crazy characters for my students! @Scholastic #WorldReadAloudDay #sweepstakes #readingisMARVELous

Jacquie Hickey
@JacquieHickey
@Scholastic @ScholasticTeach After being told that we might not have time for out daily Read Aloud of Wonder by @RJPalacio, my 4th graders asked if we could skip recess and do the Read Aloud instead. #WorldReadAloudDay #sweepstakes

Megan Favre
@mjfavre
Alan gave us adorable. The Bad Seed helped us know growth > prefection, The True Story of Ruby Bridges gave us outrage, and 'Twas Nochebuena gave us a peek into some of our friends' traditions. Read aloud time is our best time. @Scholastic #WorldReadAloudDay #sweepstakes pic.twitter.com/BggjsORhun

Melissa Covarrubia
@melissamcova
Loved sharing "The Polar Express" with several classes and modeling the power of the read aloud this past week! @Scholastic #WorldReadAloudDay #Sweepstakes

Mrs. Maiolo
@varkgirl
#WorldReadAloudDay @Scholastic @ScholasticTeach I love to read the Wayside School series by Louis Sachar to my 3rd graders! The silliness really makes them laugh AND pay attention! #Sweepstakes pic.twitter.com/7rFV0cSqAJ

Kate Lapetino @kcmgd31 • 20 Dec 2017
Wow!!!!! Christmas came early in my room today! I am blown away by the generosity of the #WorldReadAloudDay prize from @ScholasticTeach and @litworldsays! My class and I were oohing and ahhhing with every new reach in the box! #21Learns

Jacquie Hickey
@JacquieHickey
@Scholastic @ScholasticTeach After being told that we might not have time for out daily Read Aloud of Wonder by @RJPalacio, my 4th graders asked if we could skip recess and do the Read Aloud instead. #WorldReadAloudDay #sweepstakes

Melissa Covarrubia
@melissamcova
Loved sharing "The Polar Express" with several classes and modeling the power of the read aloud this past week! @Scholastic #WorldReadAloudDay #Sweepstakes

April Insley
@MsInsley
My favorite read alound was always "A Long Way from Chicago" by Richard Peck. I Grandma Dowdel! It was so fun to become those crazy characters for my students! @Scholastic #WorldReadAloudDay #sweepstakes #readingisMARVELous

Megan Favre
@mjfavre
Alan gave us adorable. The Bad Seed helped us know growth > prefection, The True Story of Ruby Bridges gave us outrage, and 'Twas Nochebuena gave us a peek into some of our friends' traditions. Read aloud time is our best time. @Scholastic #WorldReadAloudDay #sweepstakes pic.twitter.com/BggjsORhun

Mrs. Maiolo
@varkgirl
#WorldReadAloudDay @Scholastic @ScholasticTeach I love to read the Wayside School series by Louis Sachar to my 3rd graders! The silliness really makes them laugh AND pay attention! #Sweepstakes pic.twitter.com/7rFV0cSqAJ


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