Welcome to the Reading Aloud Podcast, a place where the creative, emotional and hilarious aspects of relationship communication are explored in real time, by a real couple. Marisol and Adam provide you insight into how they communicate, navigate and thrive through married life (and a baby!).
Sarah Mackenzie will help your kids fall in love with books, and will help *you* fall in love with homeschooling.
Children's stories perfect for classroom, bedtime, or anytime. Based on my 26 year hobby of reading in public elementary schools, the stories offered here are some of my favorite, kid-tested read-alouds. All stories appear with the permission of the author.
The very best of Stuff's longform feature journalism, in audio form. One story, beautifully told, every week.
A selection of our favorite classroom stories.
Where we read-aloud and review some of our favorite children’s books!
Welcome to the Read Learn Love podcast. Make reading aloud your newest family tradition! Join me each Tuesday on a journey of empowerment where I help parents create a solid foundation for their kids to succeed in school, build positive attitudes towards learning as adults, and rekindle family bonds which tend to get lost in our busy world, all through the power of reading aloud. Research shows reading aloud is the most important activity you can do to help your child's future success. Music ...
Poetry read aloud every morning.
Aloud is about taking the beauty of written language, and speaking it out. Here I read excerpts from books, poems, or any kind of written art, so you, the listener, can be found by the truth they bring.
Poetry comes alive when read aloud! Let’s look at Bible poetry together.
Books are fun to read. It is also fun to have someone read to you. My name is Lauren. I am seven years old. I will be reading books to you. Remember, it's time to read fun books!
Reading out aloud, Tamil stories for kids. When we read to kids, they develop interest in reading, extend their attention span and stretch their imagination. Let our children explore the treasure.
‘I have written a blasphemous book’, said Melville when his novel was first published in 1851, ‘and I feel as spotless as the lamb’. Deeply subversive, in almost every way imaginable, Moby-Dick is a virtual, alternative bible – and as such, ripe for reinterpretation in this new world of new media. Out of Dominion was born its bastard child – or perhaps its immaculate conception – the Moby-Dick Big Read: an online version of Melville’s magisterial tome: each of its 135 chapters read out aloud ...
Fiction for Driving Across America is a regular ongoing series that crosses over from BOMB Magazine's print issue, which features a short story every issue and a corresponding podcast with the author reading that story aloud.
Classic Poetry Aloud gives voice to poetry through podcast recordings of the great poems of the past. Our library of poems is intended as a resource for anyone interested in reading and listening to poetry. For us, it's all about the listening, and how hearing a poem can make it more accessible, as well as heightening its emotional impact. See more at: www.classicpoetryaloud.com
A fifth grade teacher shares books, teaching reflections, and his take on life.
The Houstons of Hillsong have written and promoted many holy texts over the 40+ years they've been in business. Some of them are still promoted, or quoted, and others have become rarer and rarer as time goes on. A group of us felt it was important for people to be able to access these books and for these gospels to be read aloud for research and history purposes. We are the community of those involved in The Australian Assemblies of God movement, Hillsong, C3, ACC, et al and/or those affecte ...
Talk-With-AI is an online and mobile solution that uses a natural voice to read text aloud. The technology was created to help you engage customers and improve the customer experience. Talk with AI allows anybody to open your website, launch the above player and speak any content they desire. As soon as they finish speaking, Talk-With-Ai starts reading what was just said in a clear, human voice. https://tts.adcrew.us
Historical perspectives, basic instructional techniques, approaches to problems in one's own instructional area, roles in and designs for a total school program, what research and authorities suggest, and consideration of contemporary issues and concerns. Prerequisite: Admission I. 435/635
Best known for his scary tales, mystery and detective stories and imaginative fantasy stories, Edgar Allan Poe was also a gifted poet. He wrote more than 70 poems and almost all of them have been widely appreciated by readers and critics alike. This collection contains some of his most famous ones, including the immortal Raven, which combines a sense of doom and nameless despair. With its ringing, alliterative and repetitive lines and strange, supernatural atmosphere, it remains one of Poe's ...
Should my kids’ reading correlate with their history studies? Many of make it a point to make sure our reading lines up with the time period we’re learning about in history. Is that a good idea? That’s the question I’m answering in today’s short episode of the Read-Aloud Revival. You’ll hear… what I wish I worried about less when it comes to teachi…
A mysterious group called the Flying Phoenix Trust spared no expense building a large compound on farmland near Waihi. A decade on, the $50m complex is mainly used for school camps and the odd retreat. Who's behind it?Oleh Stuff
God is a God of victory and mercy
Shorty Long took pride in his reputation for never paying anybody the money he owed them, but Widow McCrae, who ran the Silver Dollar Café, was determined to ruin his reputation, and get back her four dollars and fifty cents.
Looking for my favorite stories about Christian saints and heroes? You’re in the right place! That’s what I’m talking about in today’s short episode of the Read-Aloud Revival. (Heads up, I’m Catholic, so a lot of these titles will be of special interest to Catholic listeners. 🥰) There are lots of wonderful stories of Christian heroes, but these are…
The Antipodean albatross will be functionally extinct in 30 years. This is the story of how US supermarkets are unwittingly helping to kill New Zealand's most endangered bird.Oleh Stuff
Praising God fights against Satan
God’s great power doesn’t mean he is too lofty to help the lowly
Many of us worry about how screen time impacts our kids’ reading life. So how do we manage screens in a way that still makes it likely our kids will love to read? That’s the question I’m answering in today’s short episode of the Read-Aloud Revival. You’ll hear… the case for helping kids engage with screens in a healthy way two times a day we go scr…
In 60 years of saving the world, 007 has visited more than 50 countries but never been to New Zealand. Why not? Despite our natural beauty and burgeoning film industry, is Aotearoa too bland for Bond?Oleh Stuff
Comparing the princes of this earth with the prince of heaven.
A psalm for all to join in fellowship
The untold story of Major David Foote – the New Zealand army nurse who wrote a goodbye letter to his daughter, then risked his life to save others in Afghanistan.Oleh Stuff
Reach for God’s Peace!
If you take your kids to the library and they consistently choose books you aren’t excited about them reading… what can you do? That’s the question I’m answering in today’s short episode of the Read-Aloud Revival. You’ll hear… Sarah’s favorite places to check book reviews an alternate way to get library books dealing with silly books 🙃 vs ones thos…
How can we find books that engage both an 8- and a 4-year-old? That’s the question I’m answering in today’s short episode of the Read-Aloud Revival. You’ll hear… why we shouldn’t leave picture books behind a tip for keeping kids engaged with longer books a few book suggestions! (naturally 😉) Books and links mentioned in the show RAR #73: What Your …
Kenneth is the worst reader in his class until a mysterious purple book appears on the bottom bookshelf of the reading corner. Each day there are fewer pictures and more words but each page chronicles events in Kenneth’s life that haven’t happened yet.
When two historians set out to learn more about the first coach of the Silver Ferns, they did't even know her first name. Their journey took them from the netball courts of Wellington to the Central Otago goldfields, revealing a story of immigrant labour, poverty and marginalisation.Oleh Stuff
Frank and Ray continue their adventures together. Hazel is skeptical, but Frank and Ray master all 9 gifts of the Spirit after they read a book from America and go out practising them in the general public's viewing. Ray hits a medical issue, but is assured that 'God does not amputate legs'. After Frank brings a glass of water to Ray, calling it th…
David’s psalm is a model prayer
Frank hangs out with the boys and they talk about the Holy Spirit. Frank and Ray grow closer and pray together. Hazel is skeptical about this movement but says she'll 'try anything in a desperate moment'. It affects her so much she even reads the Bible instead of the usual women's magazines. "A new life had begun for both of us." There was still th…
Three sisters, Mei, Charmaine and Francess Whaanga, were children when their whānau moved from the East Coast to the city. Now in their 60s, they, like so many children of the great Māori urban migration, are without homes of their own.Oleh Stuff
Deliverance from enemies is being surrounded by God’s people
Will not God help the godly?
Should I use Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons? That’s the question I’m answering in today’s short episode of the Read-Aloud Revival. You’ll hear… Yes, if it works for you. No, if it doesn’t. My own experience and my favorite alternatives A reminder: look for the easiest way to teach that also nurtures your relationship with your kids 💗 …
What should you do if your developing reader skips words when reading? That’s the question I’m answering in today’s short episode of the Read-Aloud Revival. You’ll hear… Actually, we all do skip words when reading, but… Sarah shares a simple tip (🐢 🐢🐢) An idea if your child does this too (🎧 + 📚) Books and links mentioned in the show Usborne readers…
Should we avoid abridged or adapted versions of classics? That’s the question I’m answering in today’s short episode of the Read-Aloud Revival. You’ll hear… what abridged or adapted versions of the classics can offer what happened when Sarah’s daughter read an abridged version of Heidi how adapted books can lead to better, richer reading Links ment…
Frank is sick and/or depressed. People accuse the couple of stealing from the Salvos Frank meets preachers that he instantly falls for. Hazel can't believe how one man can be so dreary all the time and yet persist. God tells Hazel to shut up.Oleh tanya levin
Not a logical fallacy, but the truth of God’s help
For decades, a rundown house in Christchurch secretly harboured one of New Zealand’s greatest literary treasures. This is the story of the reclusive hoarder who hid it, the woman who wrote it, and the man who rediscovered it.Oleh Stuff
Join me while we talk about how having books in your home influence your child's learning development, how many books you could have to the biggest impact, what is and how to create your own home learning environment.
When a princess is born, the Fairy Who is Good with Names names her the “Princess Who Kicked Butt.” However, the King and Queen hear the “Princess Who Reads Books.” It takes an Evil Enchanter, a kidnapped king and queen, a handsome page and a horse named Hates Everything to allow her to live up to her real name.…
Frank is up to his old hijinx again, only this time with Alex Bryson from next door. Then, he meets a lassie who never planned to marry.. and they arrange an understanding... You'll laugh, you'll cry but you can't help Being FrankOleh tanya levin
He knows me better than I know myself
Little William Francis was a sickly baby that nearly died. Yet Annie and Frank Sr, his doting parents managed to win some prayers from a visiting Baptist, and overlooking his denomination with unforeseen grace, they allowed him to pray for little Frank, and, the child lived. But Frank Sr was a man of steel and anger. And what of school for young Ho…
One intrepid reporter dives headlong into the world of Covid-19 conspiracies and emerges to tell the tale.Oleh Stuff
David praises God for all the help he gave — we trust in the very same God
One day, a young Salvation Army Captain's wife, Hazel can't find her husband, Frank. He went to post some letters and disappeared, right when Colonel Bethe turned up with some serious questions for about the money. Hazel doesn't know what to do, after the last breakdown Frank had had. Reading Hillsong presents, The End of the Beginning, Chapter One…
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A vivid and powerful psalm
Today I’m sharing five books you’ll love, plans for RAR this fall (books clubs and writing and events you don’t want to miss!), and answers to your questions about reading a book a day. Wondering if including re-reading is a good idea, or how to stay awake while reading aloud? (You aren’t the only one! 🥱) Tune in to hear: 5 books your kids will ado…