The Read-Aloud Handbook has ratings and reviews. Adrienne said: I have really mixed feelings about this book. On the one hand, Trelease’s treas. The classic million-copy bestselling handbook on reading aloud to children— revised and updated Recommended by “Dear Abby” upon its first publication. “It’s not the toys in the house that make the difference in children’s lives; it’s the words in their heads,” says Jim Trelease in The Read-Aloud Handbook.

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I hope you will be able to join us for our conversations about this book on Twitter via the ptchat hashtag every first Tuesday of the month, starting at 5: Read more Handbookk less. The first half is a lot of statistics and info on reading and literacy, many alarming, others inspiring.

Censorship and children’s literature Are they watch dogs or mad dogs? This is definitely worth ordering if you already have a previous edition. Good for you, Matt! I mean, I agree that the woman is incredibly powerful and used her power to get A LOT of people reading and discussing books and I think that’s wonderful. If you’re looking for concise, single-page brochures trekease posters aimed at parents that include highlights from Jim’s seminars, films, and books, check out “Reading Handouts for Parents” for free downloads.

Our goal is to create more awareness of the importance of reading aloud both at home and at school. Thank you so much for sharing this amazing resource! Thanks for this post.

And e-books work, too, but I love holding the real ones!

Jim appreciates the posterity that eBooks treleaes provide all titles. The rest of it contains reading lists with summaries about the books, which is a great help for trelase out books your children will love. Supported by delightful anecdotes as well as the latest research including the good and bad news on digital learningThe Read-Aloud Handbook offers proven techniques and strategies for helping children discover the pleasures of reading and setting them on the road to becoming lifelong readers.


And then love it some more. If you have children of any age, this is a must-read and must-own book! See and discover other items: Families will have more access to books regardless of their current living situation or available resources.

Matt Renwick’s Top Ten Takeaways from The Read Aloud Handbook by Jim Trelease (Penguin, 2013)

There is really strong evidence that as kids watch more media, their learning achievement decreases. Tom Parker recommends it all the time.

He also received encouragement from a teacher who sent a note home to treelease parents praising his behavior and writing capability. This book is a game changer!

We hope this dialogue about books and reading aloud will extend beyond our reas gatherings. Supported by delightful anecdotes as well as the latest research, The Read-Aloud Handbook offers proven techniques and strategies—and the reasoning behind them—for helping children discover the pleasures of reading and setting them on the road to becoming lifelong readers.

Review “This book is about more than reading aloud. Jan 05, Arlie rated it it was amazing Shelves: Are the dinner guests who arrive an hour early better guests than those who arrive on time?

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A teacher of 3 and 4 year olds reads chapter books as well as picture books Love Jim Trelease and I trelrase his older edition of the book. I really, really liked the overall message about the importance of reading aloud to your children and creating positive reading hqndbook for your child so that they have positive associations with reading.


In responding to inquiries about Christopher’s prep courses, the Williamses simply told people—including the New York Times 7 — that he hadn’t taken any, that trelsase did no prep work. Plus, his lengthy list of read aloud recommendations spanning from picture books to high school-level novels is st While I’ve always known the general facts about the benefits of reading aloud and how accessibility to print in the home and parents who model reading leads to kids who love reading, much of the exact research was new and fascinating to me.

This resource was readd one of my go-to resources as a teacher. Jim Trelease’s Treasury of Read-Alouds offers hundreds of choices for all ages. You are commenting using your Facebook account. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

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Mar 07, Shannon rated it really liked it. I have an earlier edition this book, and it is a must have, I think.

Anyone who ventures onto a book review blog thanks for coming by the way already knows and values the importance of reading. I appreciate how Jim Trelease keeps many of the classics in his recommended list of titles. Of the four hundred thousand students taking the A. My kids look forward to read aloud time every night. I have loved using this book as a reference at home and in the classroom. I’m confident that his love of reading will open many more hadnbook and opportunities for him.