Listen and Read: Read-Along Books | ScholasticWe are big fans of audiobooks in this house. This is an Immersion Reading experience for kids that combines audiobooks with digital books in a partnership between Amazon and Audible. A big thank you to Audible for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions expressed are my own. While big sis is at gymnastics, Daphne gets to listen and read along to a story on the Kindle Fire. Immersion Reading immerses you in a story by narrating and highlighting text as you read. It sparks an extra connection that boosts engagement, comprehension, and retention, taking you deeper into the book.
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Emboldened from a putterbike race victory against his arch-nemesis, young sunling Gustafer Yellowgold heads to Earth to cure his ultra-rare case of Ice-Cream-Cone-Heart. From my career working with kidlit to my 33 years spent living in Minnesota to my undying love of quirky alternative rock, I had more than a little bit of an inkling that this story about a Sunling would resonate with me. Sure enough, I loved it. The coming-of-age themes serve as a narrative undercurrent for a lively, playful, imaginative tale, making it one of those rare "all ages" listens that works equally well for hip parents and their kids. When Kristy Thomas has the great idea to form a baby-sitters club - a chance to earn money and spend time with her friends, all while doing something they each love to do - she has no idea how much the club will change everything. Crank calls, uncontrollable toddlers, wild pets, untruthful clients Kristy and her co-founders, Mary Anne, Claudia, and Stacey, are sure they can handle anything.
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Growing better readers
Support students' literacy skills through read-along and audio books. These tools help students expand their reading comprehension and listening skills with lively music and sound effects. As they listen to books on CDs, children can enjoy a new story while hearing fluent reading and learning to pronounce words. With options including adventurous tales or gentle creatures, Kaplan carries a host of read-along books for children of all ages and reading levels. Read-Along and Audio Books for Children. Grid View.
Having the ability to switch back and forth between text and audio, or do both simultaneously, is a must for readers nowadays. Devices have evolved to incorporate different ways of consuming books. Whether you use a physical e-reader or e-book reader app via a tablet or smartphone, you can enjoy digital books from almost any device. This allows you to read and listen at the same time on your Kindle e-reader. As the audio progresses, the related text in the eBook is highlighted.