University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Reading Aloud: Creating Readers and Writers and Changing Lives

Reading aloud is considered the single most important activity for building the knowledge needed for success in reading. This session will highlight the educational and personal value of reading aloud to children of all ages along with sharing a list of recommended books.

Cyndi Giorgis

Cyndi Giorgis is an avid reader and believes in the power of reading aloud. She is a former first grade teacher and school librarian. Currently she is a professor of children’s and young adult literature at Arizona State University....


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Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Arizona Office Technologies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Marshall Foundation

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