Audiobooks as a Literacy Tool

No review today. Because of the business of Christmas, I'm just going to reprint an article I posted over on Emblazon a few weeks ago... “The single most important activity for building the knowledge required for eventual success in reading is reading aloud to children.” —Jim Trelease, author of The Read Alound Handbook The Benefits of … Continue reading Audiobooks as a Literacy Tool

The Educational Benefits of Audiobooks

“The single most important activity for building the knowledge required for eventual success in reading is reading aloud to children.” --Jim Trelease, author of The Read Alound Handbook The Benefits of Reading Aloud When I attended college back in the 1990's, we elementary education majors got an earful about the 1985 findings of the U.S. Department … Continue reading The Educational Benefits of Audiobooks