The Read-Aloud Handbook

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The Read-Aloud Handbook

By Jim Trelease

Penguin Books, Paperback, 9780141001616, 432pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2001

Description
Every child can become an avid reader, and this beloved, classic guide shows how to make it happen. Jim Trelease explains:
-- How reading aloud awakens children's imaginations and improves their language skills
-- How to begin reading aloud and which books to choose
-- How to create reader-friendly homes, classrooms, and libraries
-- How to lure children away from the television and video games Jim Trelease has made reading aloud a special pleasure for millions of people. With this revised edition he offers a new generation of parents, teachers, grandparents, and siblings the chance to discover the rewards-and the importance-of reading aloud to children.

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