Enrichment

Elementary: Interactive Read Aloud Packs

We provide each elementary classroom with weekly read-aloud packs. The reading packs are made up of two parts:

1. Character-themed read-alouds with conversation prompts
2. Interactive read-aloud guides

Character themes include:

    • Citizenship
    • Gratitude
    • Inclusion
    • Leadership
    • Resilience

 

Date Title Author Points
Lesson 1 Ella and Monkey at Sea Written and Illustrated by Emilie Boon Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 2 Harlem Grown Written by Tony Hillery and Illustrated by Jessie Hartland Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 3 A place to Land Written by Barry Wittenstein and Illustrated by Jerry and Brian Pinkey Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 4 A Bike Like Sergio’s Written by Maribeth Boelts and Illustrated by Noah Z. Jones Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 5 The Squirrels Who Squabbled Written by Rachel Bright and Illustrated by Jim Field Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link

 

 

Date Title Author Points
Lesson 6 Dandy Written by Anne Dyckman and Illustrated by Charles Santoso Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 7 Mother Bruce Written and Illustrated by Ryan Higgins Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 8 Surfer Chick Written by Kristen Dempsey and Illustrated by Henry Cole Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 9 The Snurtch Written by Sean Ferrell and Illustrated by Charles Santoso Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 10 A Chip of the Old Block Written by Jody Jensen Shaffer and Illustrated by Daniel Miyares Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link

 

 

Date Title Author Reading link Reading Guide
Lesson 11 The Doorbell Rang Written and Illustrated by Pat Hutchins Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 12 When You Are Brave Written by Pat Zietlow Miller and Illustrated by Eliza Wheeler Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 13 The Thank You Letter Written and Illustrated by Jane Cabrera Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 14 Bear Came Along Written by Richard T. Morris and Illustrated by LeUyen Pham Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 15 Mitzvah Pizza Written by Sarah Lynn Scheerger and Illustrated by Deborah Melmon Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link

 

 

Date Title Author Reading link Reading Guide
Lesson 16 Hey, Hey, Hay! Written by Christy Mihaly and Illustrated by Joe Cepeda Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 17 More-igami Written by Dori Kleber and Illustrated by G. Brian Karas Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 18 Big Bed for Little Snow Written and Illustrated by Grace Lin Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 19 Green Pants Written and Illustrated by Kenneth Kraegel Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 20 Grumpycorn Written and Illustrated by Sarah McIntyre Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link

 

 

Date Title Author Reading link Reading Guide
Lesson 21 Super Manny Stands Up Written by Kelly DiPucchio and Illustrated by Stephanie Graegin Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 22 Puma Dreams Written by Tony Johnston and Illustrated by Jim Lamarche Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 23 Pig and Small Written and Illustrated by Alex Latimer Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 24 We Don’t Eat Our Classmates Written and Illustrated by Ryan Higgins Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 25 Henry and Bea Written and Illustrated by Jessixa Bagley Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link

 

 

Date Title Author Reading link Reading Guide
Lesson 26 Lemonade in Winter Written by Emily Jenkins and Illustrated by G. Brian Karas Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 27 Born To Ride Written by Larissa Theule and Illustrated by Kelsey Garrity-Riley Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 28 Clark the Shark Written by Bruce Hale and Illustrated by Guy Francis Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 29 Those Shoes Written by Maribeth Boelts and Illustrated by Noah Z. Jones Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 30 It Came in the Mail Written and Illustrated by Ben Clanton Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link

 

 

Date Title Author Reading link Reading Guide
Lesson 31 Someone New Written and Illustrated by Anne Sibley Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 32 Juna’s Jar Written by Jane Bahk and Illustrated by Felicia Hoshino Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 33 I Talk Like a River Written by Jordan Scott and Illustrated by Sydney Smith Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 34 Marisol McDonald Doesn’t Match Written by Monica Brown and Illustrated by Sara Palacios Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link
Lesson 35 Interrupting Chicken Written and Illustrated by David Ezra Stein Read-Aloud Link Reading Guide Link

 

Secondary: The Daily Digest

Every week, middle and high school educators will be provided an edition of the Daily Digest. Each edition includes bite-sized life lessons for students.

Topics include:

    • Mental Health
    • Physical Health
    • Vocation
    • Finances
    • Community Development