MARTHA SPEAKS Reading Buddies Program
Grades K-1, 4-5
Celebrate D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything And Read) Month with the "Martha Speaks" collection, featuring videos and support materials designed to help kindergarten and upper-elementary students develop their love of books and reading!
Help your children develop a love of poetry! Find ideas on how to start with this activity from Arthur.
Introduce students to the works of some of America's greatest poets — Rita Dove, Mark Doty, and Matthew Dickman — with the "Poetry Everywhere" collection!
Inspiring Middle School Literacy
Introduce students to literary devices and elements like character conflict, symbolism, and personification with the "Inspiring Middle School Literacy" video collection on PBS LearningMedia!
Write and Read Online with Medium
Interested in exploring how to use Medium and its collaborative and social features to connect your writing with others? KQED Education has a "Digital Tools" tutorial for educators on how to use the popular online publishing platform!
How and Why We Read
Stores are about communication! Recognize D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything and Read) Month with this Crash Course lesson on why we value reading and writing.
REACH: How to Read to Your Child
Reading is more fun when you do it together! Discover even more tips on how to make the most of your children's reading practice time.
Get your young learners ready for fun using four consonant digraphs: sh, ch, th, and wh! See and hear them in practice with the following videos and games.
The Electric Company
Excite even the most reluctant of readers with engaging AND entertaining lessons in literacy, including full episodes, videos, games and activity sheets from The Electric Company!