Looking for fun and educational activities, discussion guides, teacher guides, author and illustrator videos, and more to share with children of all ages?
Here is your one-stop shop for lots of free print and video resources created by The Children’s Book Council, Every Child a Reader and children’s book publishers.
Come back often as we continue to add more resources!
Check out our directory of Children’s Book Publisher-Created Educator and Activity Kits and videos.
The CBC also has dozens of online book lists to help you discover tried and true educator-chosen books, basics for a home library, YA picks, and much more. Here are some of the CBC recommendations and awards lists you’ll find:
To keep up-to-date with any resources or relevant news please check out our blog!
Jacqueline Woodson, over the course of her two-year term, discussed her theme, READING = HOPE x CHANGE (What’s Your Equation?), which encouraged young people to think about – and beyond – the moment we’re living in, the power they possess, and the impact reading can have on showing them ways in which they can create the hope and the change they want to see in the world.
Gene Luen Yang’s official platform, Reading Without Walls, looks to: “Reading breaks down the walls that divide us. By reading, we get to know people outside of our own communities. We gain knowledge others don’t expect us to have. We discover new and surprising passions.”
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