BookLinks: Read & Listen to Wonderful Stories--with QR Codes! Mom Stories

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Your students will love this great resource that allows them to select a story for listening and reading along, This updated version also includes QR codes!

This resource is the first in a series of PowerPoint Slide Shows that contains links to a plethora of wonderful stories, being read aloud.

This will be so great for Independent Reading and Listen to Reading time!

Clicking on the book cover or scanning the QR Code will launch to reader to a Safe Share link that features the story being read aloud while the book is being shown.

You will receive the QR and Non-QR versions of this collection, in both Automatic PowerPoint Show and PDF formats. The PDF may be printed, and the codes scanned by any free Bar Code / QR Scanner app on any smart phone or tablet that has Internet connectivity. The PDF may also be presented on a computer screen (in lieu of the PowerPoint file), allowing users to click on the book cover or the QR codes to connect directly to a Safe Share viewing portal.

MS PowerPoint does not have to be installed on your device in order to use the PowerPoint file. One click will open the presentation, and another click will take the reader to the story!

This video story features the following books:

What Not to Give Your Mom on Mother's Day, by Martha Simpson
Where's My Mom, by Julia Donaldson
A Chair for my Mother, by Vera B. Williams
Mother's Day Surprise, by Stephen Krensky
My Mom Has X-Ray Vision, by Angela McAllister
Fancy Nancy's Marvelous Mother's Day Brunch, by Jane O'Connor

Students choose a title, click on the cover, and are launched to an excellent online performance of the story. These clips showcase wonderful reading models for children. Excellent expression and fluency are modeled in the presentations. Readers benefit from hearing the vocabulary and structure of the story as a pre-teaching activity.

Download the Free Preview File to Try This Fun Activity!

Adults have no worries, as videos are presented through a Safe-Share portal that blocks all ads and pop-up messages! When the video is complete, it will NOT continue on to other content. Isn’t that a relief?

The story content that appears in this series showcases quality literature, and models reading with wonderful examples of expression and fluency. Students can read-along with the text that appears in the video, or use the actual printed book to enhance the experience.

By Incorporating BookLinks into Your Classroom, you can...

Model Good Expression and Fluency for Students (And Other Adults)

Pre-Teach Vocabulary in A Book That will Be Read Independently or in A Group

Incorporate a “Listen to Reading” Center into The Daily 5 Rotations

Provide Examples for Comparing and Contrasting

Provide an “Early Finisher” or Indoor Recess Activity

Provide an Enjoyable Classroom Lunchtime Reading Experience

Encourage Parents to promote this activity at home, thereby providing hours of additional home reading for your students Who knows... maybe parents would like to chip in to purchase additional story collections for your room!

I would love to hear your suggestions for future titles and themes to add to the upcoming story collections! Please leave your suggestions and requests in the feedback form or on the “Ask the Seller a Question” form.

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BookLinks: Read & Listen to Wonderful Stories--with QR Cod
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BookLinks: Read & Listen to Wonderful Stories--with QR Cod
BookLinks: Read & Listen to Wonderful Stories--with QR Cod
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