Table of Contents for Read Aloud Handbook


Acknowledgments vii
Introduction xi
Why Read Aloud?
1(22)
When to Begin (and End) Read-Aloud
23(26)
The Stages of Read-Aloud
49(26)
The Dos and Don'ts of Read-Aloud
75(6)
Sustained Silent Reading: Reading Aloud's Natural Partner
81(23)
In Their Own Words
104(13)
The Print Climate in the Home, School, and Library
117(20)
Lessons from Oprah, Harry, and the Internet
137(20)
TV, Audio, and Technology: Hurting or Helping Literacy?
157(20)
Treasury of Read-Alouds
177(116)
How to Use the Treasury
177(2)
Wordless Books
179(1)
Predictable Books
179(2)
Reference Books
181(1)
Picture Books
182(41)
Short Novels
223(15)
Full-Length Novels
238(44)
Poetry
282(4)
Anthologies
286(3)
Fairy and Folk Tales
289(4)
Notes 293(26)
Bibliography 319(6)
Subject Index for the Text 325(10)
Author-Illustrator Index for the Treasury 335