Join Us for National Poetry Month!

Each April, National Poetry Month presents an opportunity to celebrate the importance of poetry and the poets whose work enrich our lives. Like any creative genre, poetry includes a plethora of themes and terminology to introduce to students. Poetry also presents the wondrous chance to build a bridge between reluctant readers and a love of … Read more

Reading Aloud Is a Necessity, not a Luxury

Title: Reading aloud is a necessity, not a luxury. Image features a mom reading to her children at a library.

Recent months have featured alarming news about children’s books, reading, and literacy. We long for quieter times where children appreciate wonderful characters and stories and we support the joys of reading. The news also suggests, however, that sharing a well-told story with people you care about is more important than ever. A recent study from … Read more

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

At Read to Them, we strive to offer an array of books that reflect the richness and diversity of the schools we serve. For Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15th-October 15th), we would like to highlight our books that feature stories and characters from the Latino community. Check them out below: Lola Levine Is Not Mean! … Read more