Reach Out and Read Aloud

We know this time can be stressful for both children and parents, but we're here to help. One of the best things you can do with your kids during this time is read aloud, but we also understand there are a millions things you have to prioritize right now. Below you will find videos of doctors reading books aloud to help bring you and your loved ones some joy throughout the day. Videos will be uploaded regularly, so check back often!

June 3, 2020

 We Are in a Book! by Mo Willems (3-5 yrs)

Thank You to Mo Willems who has made his books available for non-monetary read-alouds

during the COVID-19 outbreak.

May 8, 2020

 Are You My Mother by P.D. Eastman (0-2 yrs)

Thank You to Penguin Random House who has made their books available for non-monetary read-alouds

during the COVID-19 outbreak.

May 7, 2020

Pig the Pug by Aaron Blabey (3-5 yrs)

Thank you to Scholastic Press who has made their books available to educators and caregivers for non-monetary read-alouds

during the COVID-19 outbreak.

May 6, 2020

Where is Baby's Belly Button by Karen Katz (0-3 yrs)

Thank you to Simon & Schuster who has made their books available to educators and caregivers for non-monetary read-alouds

during the COVID-19 outbreak.

May 5, 2020

Moo Baa La La La by Sandra Boynton (0-3 yrs)

Thank you to Simon & Schuster who has made their books available to educators and caregivers for non-monetary read-alouds

during the COVID-19 outbreak.

May 4, 2020

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Margarita y Margaret by Lynn Reiser (1-5 yrs)

Thank you to HarperCollins who has made their book library available to educators and caregivers to read aloud during

the Covid-19 outbreak.

May 4, 2020

The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister (0-3 yrs)

Thank you to NorthSouth Books who has made their book library available to educators and caregivers to read aloud during

the Covid-19 outbreak.

May 1, 2020

Solar System by Jill McDonald (4 yrs+)

Thank you to Penguin Random House who has made their book library available to educators and caregivers to read aloud during

the Covid-19 outbreak.

April 30, 2020

The Foot Book by Dr. Seuss (2-4 yrs)

Thank you to Penguin Random House who has made their book library available to educators and caregivers to read aloud during

the Covid-19 outbreak.

April 29, 2020

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Numeroff (4-8 yrs)

Illustrated by Felicia Bond

Thank you to HarperCollins who has made their book library available to educators and caregivers to read aloud during

the Covid-19 outbreak.

April 28, 2020

Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratney (3-8 yrs)

Illustrated by Anita Jeram

Thank you to Candlewick Press who has made their book library available to educators and caregivers to read aloud during

the Covid-19 outbreak.

April 27, 2020

My Day With You (0-2 yrs)

Thank you to Scholastic who has made their books available to educators for non-monetary read-alouds during the COVID-19 outbreak.

April 24, 2020

Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae and Guy Parker-Rees (1-4 yrs)

Thank you to Scholastic who has made their books available to educators for non-monetary read-alouds during the COVID-19 outbreak.

April 23, 2020

The Story of Stone Soup by Jessica Wolfe and Needet Yilmaz (3-8 yrs)

Thank you to Scholastic who has made their books available to educators for non-monetary read-alouds during the COVID-19 outbreak.

April 22, 2020

Press Here by Herve Tullet (4-8 yrs)

Thank you to Chronicle Books who has made their books available to educators for non-monetary read-alouds during the COVID-19 outbreak.

April 21, 2020

Little Blue Truck by Alice Schertle and Jill McElmurry (infant - 3 yrs)

Thank you to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt who has made their children's books available to educators and caregivers for non-monetary read-alouds during the COVID-19 outbreak. 

April 20, 2020

Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems (2 yrs+)

Thank you to Mo Willems who has made his books available for non-monetary read-alouds during the COVID-19 outbreak. 

April 17, 2020

I am Enough by Grace Byers (4-8 yrs)
Harper Collins

Thank you to Publisher Harper Collins who has allowed their book library to be used by educators for non-monetary read-alouds during the COVID-19 outbreak. 

April 16, 2020

Muddy Paws by Moira Butterfield and Simon Mendez (3-6 yrs)
Paragon Books (Cottage Door Press)

Cottage Door Press is committed to helping parents, teachers, and caregivers keep their little ones engaged and entertained during this unprecedented time. They believe in the power of stories to connect and comfort us, and have opened their library of books for recording and sharing. Thank you to Cottage Door Press who has given permission for this book to be read aloud.

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