SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

2022 #ReadALOUDIllinois Day

Date/Time
Date(s) - 10/14/2022
12:00 am


#ReadALOUDIllinois Day Friday, October 14th


 

CLICK HERE to connect and schedule

a virtual visit with a SCBWI-IL Author Illustrator

by October 13th!

 

 

 

DIRECTIONS FOR ILLINOIS EDUCATORS
We are having our 2
nd annual Read ALOUD Illinois Day!

 Educators, click HERE to find a participating #ReadLocalIllinois storyteller to schedule a FREE 20-minute VIRTUAL VISIT with them on #ReadALOUDIllinois Day!

On October 14th, at the appointed times, storytellers will talk about their books with their Illinois classrooms, read a short excerpt, take questions and have fun!

Participating schools will be entered into a drawing for a free, in-person school visit from the participating storyteller of your choice!

 

 

DIRECTIONS FOR SCBWI-IL PAL STORYTELLERS
NOW THROUGH OCTOBER 13th:

Announce on socials, at events, on your blog and in your newsletter that you’re participating in #ReadALOUDIllinois Day.

Contact local schools to tell them that you would like to virtually visit their classroom.

Give this link to educators https://illinois.scbwi.org/files/2022/09/2022-Read-Aloud.pdf so they can contact you and other PALs to schedule.

Illinois teachers have until October 13 to contact YOU to request a FREE VIRTUAL VISIT using the information you provided here: https://illinois.scbwi.org/files/2022/09/2022-Read-Aloud.pdf

Watch this webinar for tips and tricks to get the most out of your day.

Participating schools will be entered into a drawing for a free, in-person school visit from the participating storyteller of your choice!

 

ON OCTOBER 14th:

At the appointed times, storytellers will talk about their books with their Illinois classrooms, read a short excerpt, take questions and have fun!

 Take lots of photos & screenshots on #ReadALOUDIllinois Day!

 

AFTER OUR EVENT:

— SCBWI-IL PAL & Published Committee gets NEW 2022-23 posters to Illinois schools

Fill out this form providing the names of schools you visited for a free Illinois school visit drawing from participating PALs!

 

 

QUESTIONS?

#ReadALOUDIllinois promotion Email Jen Wagh

#ReadALOUDIllinois Day Email Reese Eschmann, PAL Coordinator