Children’s Books

Delight, educate, and inspire the kids you care about with Children's Books. Discover resources on how to choose and use children's books at home and at school. Also see our Reading Aloud section for tips on active read alouds and browse the Books & Authors section for lots of themed booklists and much more.

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Our PBS Series:
Launching Young Readers

Frank McCourt

Learn more about effective classroom strategies to help kids understand — and care about — what they read.

Explore ways to create a literacy-rich summer for kids, including struggling learners.

Professional Development Webcasts

Listen, watch, and learn from top experts in these engaging roundtable discussions. Each webcast features a 60–minute video as well as recommended readings and suggested discussion questions.

"What an astonishing thing a book is. It's a flat object made from a tree with flexible parts on which are imprinted lots of funny dark squiggles. But one glance at it and you're inside the mind of another person ..." —

Carl Sagan