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Storyreading

...Storyreaders are college students and adults who meet together to read children's books.

Reading to your children

... Essays by Bernard, Jacob and Joseph Weisberg ... A family's testimony about reading aloud.

 

READ ALOUD MOVIE/BOOK REFERENCE

I was watching the classic movie I Remember Mama and was struck by the scene where the so-called "idle roomer," (Mr. Hyde) became blessing in disguise. He introduced the immigrant family to great literature by reading aloud each evening, and gave them his books when he left. Mama realized his gift was greater than the rent he owed. I looked up the book, Mama's Bank Account, and have quoted a passage here:

...from Mama's Bank Account, by Kathryn Forbes

 

 

A WORD FROM GROUCHO

And for those of you who doubt the value of watching TV, I will let Groucho answer:

 

--- Mary Robinson

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