Sarah Mackenzie will help your kids fall in love with books, and will help *you* fall in love with homeschooling.
"Heidi" takes us on a journey to the eventful childhood of a good-hearted girl from the Swiss Alps. A warm and loving story, full of touching moments, it reaches children and adults alike. It was written in 1880 and published in two parts: 1. Heidi's years of learning and travel. 2. Heidi makes use of what she has learned. This English translation from 1915 has "an especial flavor, that very quality of delight in mountain scenes, in mountain people and in child life generally, which is one o ...
Children's stories perfect for classroom, bedtime, or anytime. Based on my 26 year hobby of reading in public elementary schools, the stories offered here are some of my favorite, kid-tested read-alouds. All stories appear with the permission of the author.
The very best of Stuff's longform feature journalism, in audio form. One story, beautifully told, every week.
A selection of our favorite classroom stories.
Where we read-aloud and review some of our favorite children’s books!
A sample of Quillette articles read aloud using a text-to-speech generator.
Poetry read aloud every morning.
Poetry comes alive when read aloud! Let’s look at Bible poetry together.
Join us as we share some of our favorite read aloud stories. These stories are for young children 2 years and above; as well as the young at heart. Who doesn't love a good story? Subscribe to storytelling podcasts + listen in the car = quiet and peace. (At least, that's our goal...) Enjoy!
‘I have written a blasphemous book’, said Melville when his novel was first published in 1851, ‘and I feel as spotless as the lamb’. Deeply subversive, in almost every way imaginable, Moby-Dick is a virtual, alternative bible – and as such, ripe for reinterpretation in this new world of new media. Out of Dominion was born its bastard child – or perhaps its immaculate conception – the Moby-Dick Big Read: an online version of Melville’s magisterial tome: each of its 135 chapters read out aloud ...
Welcome to the Read Learn Love podcast. Make reading aloud your newest family tradition! Join me each Tuesday on a journey of empowerment where I help parents create a solid foundation for their kids to succeed in school, build positive attitudes towards learning as adults, and rekindle family bonds which tend to get lost in our busy world, all through the power of reading aloud. Research shows reading aloud is the most important activity you can do to help your child's future success. Music ...
Chapter Readings are a series of events celebrating the beauty and significance of the written word, spoken aloud.Each month, an artist or a group of artists will design a literature-inspired reading created from a single theme or idea at the Chapter Arts Centre in Cardiff.The project is developed and curated by Be Aware Productions as part of Chapter’s Associate Artist Programme, Peliot.
Hi my name is Alana and I live in Canada. I love reading, and this is a podcast where I read books to you! You can see more about me at my website at alanareads.weebly.com
If you've heard and loved that delightful nursery rhyme/lullaby, Wynken Blynken and Nod you'd certainly enjoy browsing through its creator Eugene Field's Love Songs of Childhood. The volume contains some forty or more poems for children, which are ideal for read aloud sessions with young folks. Parents will certainly enjoy reading them too. Most of these poems have been set to music and are ideal for family sing-alongs too. Eugene Field was a gifted humorist as well as being a talented child ...
Historical perspectives, basic instructional techniques, approaches to problems in one's own instructional area, roles in and designs for a total school program, what research and authorities suggest, and consideration of contemporary issues and concerns. Prerequisite: Admission I. 435/635
How chemical weapons, economic theory and the internet combined to squeeze ten barbershops into one Auckland suburb.Door Stuff
Connecting with God but his word
In today’s Special Edition of the Read-Aloud Revival podcast, you’ll meet the man behind Make Way for Ducklings. Robert McCloskey was the first to win two Caldecott Awards, and his books are arguably among the most celebrated picture books of all time. His most popular picture book wouldn’t stay on the page, either. His ducks became permanent sculp…
Skulduggery, bullying and death threats in New Zealand's rabbit breeding community.Door Stuff
By God’s word we know how to live.
God can plead our case
Desperate to be heard by God
The story of how a roguish, beloved New Zealand bird was nearly eradicated.Door Stuff
God’s word makes us large
When a young boy is captured by a band of robbers and forced to do their bidding, he foils their attempts to steal by taking their instructions too literally.
Thousands of people have strived to represent New Zealand at the Olympic Games. Just 1371 have succeeded. This is the story of Joseph Millar's decade-long quest to be one of them.Door Stuff
We know how good God’s word is
With Gods word we know Justice
By God’s word we are set free
One public health expert still believes New Zealand’s widely-lauded response to Covid-19 has been a disaster. But how did Dr Simon Thornley become the 'extreme outlier' in his profession and a hero to anti-vaxxers and conspiracy theorists?Door Stuff
A light to our feet
The Long ReadDoor Stuff
Our eyes can be open to the greatness of reality by God’s word
God’s word orders creation; God’s word revives our life.
When Swamp Thing appears in 12-year-old Lily’s closet, with sorrowful eyes, begging for help in cleaning up his trash-strewn home, Lily elicits the help of her classmates in forming the North Florida Nature Preservers to clean up the swamp. But she keeps her friendship to Swamp Thing her special secret.…
From fainting to living.
God’a word is a great gift for unity.
After his wife and son die in the epidemic of 1918, Jonathan Ford must find a way to keep his farm alive and instill the will to live in his young, influenza stricken daughter, which he does with love, ingenuity and some electric pumpkin seeds.
God’s word reflects his goodness.
Science is everywhere. It’s in everything we do, everything we see. And yes, everything we read. Books offer a delightful opportunity to talk about science, both through their illustrations and their text. We just need to know a few things to look for and a few questions to ask. Today we’ll find out how to think like a scientist, and how to teach o…
Knowing God through his word
By God’s word we can be wholly different from the world
Confident in salvation by reading God’s word
After Daniel's and Joseph's pa died at the Alamo, the boys joined Sam Houston's brigade to fight for Texas independence. After Santa Anna's surrender, Sam Houston passed around an ear of corn from their meager supplies and encouraged each soldier to take a kernel home so that they could cultivate the arts of peace as nobly as they had mastered the …
Excited by God’s word
Is homeschooling with dyslexia a good idea? Can dyslexic students thrive, even if the parents aren’t specialists (or even certified teachers)? Let’s be clear: absolutely, yes. You can homeschool your dyslexic kids, and you’ll do a darn good job of it, too. Today on the podcast, Marianne Sunderland from Homeschooling with Dyslexia is back to talk ab…
Today we’re going to talk about Dr John S Hutton and his amazing research using an MRI to prove what previous decades of studies has always said "Early reading is essential future success". We discuss the brain fireworks, or synapses, and how those reacted differently when a) a child was just being read to b) when a child was listening to and looki…
God can enlarge our hearts.
Happy Easter everyone! My website: Alana Reads My sister's website: CocoASMR websiteDoor alanamu1110
My website: Alana Reads My sister's website: CocoASMR websiteDoor alanamu1110
Good things happen when we ask for God’s help with his word
What happens when we join our hearts with God’s word?
Reading Chapter 2 of Whatever After 1: Fairest off All!Door alanamu1110
I am celebrating my sister's 100 listens! So proud! My website link: Alana Reads CocoASMR's website link: CocoASMR websiteDoor alanamu1110
We are starting a new book! Whatever After 1: Fairest of All. Hope you enjoy!Door alanamu1110
Perfection in God’s word
In this episode, we will be reading a picture book called Bears Big Bottom by Steve Smallman and Emma Yarlett!Door alanamu1110
Shout out to Karolyn Keene after reading her book Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew!Door alanamu1110
Last episode of reading Nancy Drew! Credits to the author Karolyne Keene! (I don't think she isn't alive anymore, but shout out to her for the great books!)Door alanamu1110
Is my child dyslexic? And if so, what should I do about it? It’s one of the things we’re asked about most here at Read-Aloud Revival, and no wonder. When our kids struggle to learn to read, we worry. Dyslexia is extremely common, and is very often misunderstood. Today, we’re going to talk about the signs of dyslexia, and what to do if you think you…