The Read-Aloud Handbook, by Jim Trelease
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 strategies—and the reasoning behind them— for helping children discover the pleasures of reading and setting them on the road to becoming lifelong readers. The key parts of the book will resonate with TPRS teachers as we already do a lot of what Trelease suggests to help promote literacy and a love of reading in our classrooms.