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Spotlight: Read-Aloud Poster for Island of the Blue Dolphins

Spotlight: Read-Aloud Poster for Island of the Blue Dolphins Our newest Read-Aloud Poster for Island of the Blue Dolphins is now available, and we thought you'd like a close-up look at the poster activities! If your family has completed other Read-Aloud Posters, you'll recognize some favorite activities, though perhaps with a new twist, as well as some new favorites. As always, our hope is that the poster helps you more fully enjoy this classic book and your time together as a family.

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On the Poster-Off the Poster

On the Poster-Off the Poster Wanting to help your kids connect better with your read-aloud? While we don't have a Read-Aloud Poster for every book you want to read, there is a handful of simple techniques that we use ON posters that you can easily adapt to use OFF the poster. Grab our quick cheat sheet to help you match books with strategies that will take your read-aloud to the next level.

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Book-spiration: Night Animals

Book-spiration: Night Animals This is the perfect season to use Night Animals by Gianna Marino as inspiration for a book of our own. The inky black pages, the googly eyes, the speech bubbles... who could resist? Not us! So... here you go. Everything you need to make your very own Nocturnal Animals Guess Who book!

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