Read alouds

Apps & Online Interactive Stories

Apps

  1. EPIC! (website and app) This iPad app and website gives elementary-school aged readers access to thousands of books straight from their device. ​
  2. Speakaboos (app) This app gives readers three free books to download – and access to many more if you choose to upgrade. It is full of engaging stories with audio support and interactive features.
  3. Blue Planet Tales (apps) Try out this interactive reading library.
  4. Oceanhouse Media (apps) Oceanhouse Media has dozens of apps from Dr. Seuss to the Little Critters series, and plenty of nonfiction titles. These apps are available for iOS and Android devices.
  5. Brainspace (print with app) This magazine has awesome augmented reality experiences featured it in my book on scannable technology. you can read aloud a section and have students scan each page.
  6. PlayKids Stories (app) This is a terrific eBook library app that lets students download stories on their iPad.
  7. Reading Rainbow (website and app) Looking for a seemingly endless number of great books? Reading Rainbow has plenty of titles for independent readers.
  8. Caribu (app) This very cool app connects two readers from down street or across the world so they can explore a picture book together – perfect for long distance read alouds.
  9. Goodnight Safari (app) This beautifully illustrated interactive book that children can explore independently.
  10. Shout Science (app) This interactive book tells the stories behind science discoveries. This totally free science ebook app presents information to students using nonfiction text features.

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Websites

  1. EPIC! (website and app) This iPad app and website gives elementary-school aged readers access to thousands of books straight from their device.
  2. One More Story (website) This is an online library for students with plenty of fiction titles perfect for read alouds.
  3. Storyline Online (website) Presented by the Screen Actors Guild Foundation, this site has videos of well-known actors reading your favorite picture books aloud.
  4. Reading Rainbow (website and app) Looking for a seemingly endless number of great books? Reading Rainbow has plenty of titles for independent readers.

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