A recent article from the Elementary English Language Learners blog, “Make Reading Come Alive with Interactive Read Alouds,” recommends Rebecca’s TED Talk:
The value of a read aloud, whether it be interactive or not, cannot be underestimated. Children of all ages benefit from being read to regularly. I’m an advocate for daily! This TED Talk by Rebecca Bellingham speaks volumes about the benefit of reading aloud. If you have 9 1/2 minutes to spare, watch it and then share it with teachers and parents! We all need a reminder every now and then.
Read the rest of the article here for more useful tips on reading aloud!