NEA’s Read Across America Rebrands With New Mission | NEA
A new focus on books that tell children of color or of different gender identities that they belong in the world and the world belongs to them.
"Saffron Ice Cream" - NEA Read Across America Official Selection
As she and her family head to Coney Island for the first time, Rashin remembers when they lived in Iran and the fun and ice cream she shared with her best friend Azadeh during trips to the beach.
"I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter" - NEA Read Across America Official Selection
After the death of her dutiful older sister, Olga, rebellious Julia deals with her family’s grief and the discovery of her sister’s secret double life.
"Alfie" - NEA Read Across America Official Selection
Nia is excited to bring home her new turtle named Alfie on her 6th birthday, but eventually loses interest as Alfie doesn’t seem to notice all the effort she makes to include him in her life. Alfie has noticed, though, and sets off to do something special for Nia for her 7th birthday.
Welcome to NEA's Read Across America 2019-2020 Calendar
Join schools across the country in reading NEA's book of the month! Our picks for elementary, middle school and YA readers celebrate our nation's diversity.
Story : Teachers Parody of Sorry by Justin Bieber for Read Across America Day 2016
The Ocean Avenue School is at it again! The staff remakes a school favorite Sorry by Justin Bieber to promote the love of getting lost in a good story. Ocean...
Top Read Aloud Books Starring Mighty Girls - Best Of
A Mighty Girl's top recommended read aloud chapter books are perfect for reading aloud with elementary-aged children or as independent reading for older children. You can view age recommendations for a specific book on its product page under the 'details' section or filter by age range on the left menu. Many of the boo
Roosevelt Readathon Flashmob 2013: "It's A Readathon!" (Gangnam Style)
(Gangnam Style) This is Roosevelt Elementary School's "official" Readathon flashmob video for 2013. All 800+ students K-5 sang and danced to "It's A Readatho...