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It's Virtual Storytime!

March 18, 2020

The SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s award-winning children’s literacy website, Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Be sure to check out the activity guide for crafts and fun things to do.

Zombies Don't Eat Veggies! is written and illustrated by Megan and Jorge Lacera and read by Jaime Camil. Suggested grade level: K - 3rd (Activities)

¡Los Zombis No Comen Verduras! Leído por Jaime Camil

Here Comes the Garbage Barge is written by Jonah Winter, illustrated by Red Nose Studio and read by Justin Theroux. Suggested grade level: 3rd - 4th (Activities)

Thank you, Mr. Falker is written and illustrated by Patricia Polacco and read by Jane Kaczmarek. Suggested grade level: 3rd - 4th (Activities)

My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother is written and illustrated by Patricia Polacco and read by Melissa Gilbert. Suggested grade level: 2nd - 3rd (Activities)

Lotus & Feather read by Michelle Yeoh, written by Ji-li Jiang, illustrated by Julie Downing. Suggested grade level: 2nd - 3rd (Activities)

When a Dragon Moves In is written by Jodi Moore, Illustrated by Howard McWiliam and read by Mark Duplass. Suggested grade level: K - 1st (Activities)

Carla's Sandwich is written by Debbie Herman, illustrated by Sheila Bailey and read by Allison Janney. Suggested grade level: 2nd - 3rd (Activities)

Rent Party Jazz is written by William Miller, illustrated by Charlotte Riley-Webb and read by Viola Davis. Suggested grade level: 2nd - 3rd (Activities)

Private I. Guana is written and illustrated by Nina Laden and read by Esai Morales. Suggested grade level: 1st - 3rd (Activities)

Library Lion is written by Michelle Knudsen, illustrated by Kevin Hawkes and read by Mindy Sterling. Suggested grade level: K - 2nd (Activities)

Clark The Shark is written by Bruce Hale, illustrated by Guy Francis and read by Chris Pine. Suggested grade level: K - 2nd (Activities)

The Hula-Hoopin' Queen read by Oprah Winfrey, written by Thelma Lynne Godin and illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton. Suggested grade level: 2nd - 3rd (Activities)

Quackenstein Hatches a Family is written by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen, illustrated by Brian T. Jones and read by Kristen Bell. Suggested grade level: 1st - 2nd (Activities)

I Need My Monster is written by Amanda Noll, illustrated by Howard McWilliam and read by Rita Moreno. Suggested grade level: K - 1st  (Activities)

Harry the Dirty Dog is written by Gene Zion, illustrated by Margaret Bloy Graham and read by Betty White. Suggested grade level: K - 2nd   (Activities)