PBS Kids Read-Along is a collection of video storybooks that support families and kids’ reading skills. Featuring dozens of storybooks read aloud by local and national celebrities. Read-Along encourages a love of reading at home, helps young learner to explore books on their own, and offers parents and caregivers tips to make reading time fun for the whole family.
We encourage you to READ TOGETHER and BE TOGETHER as you explore the PBS Kids Read-Along collection, brought to you by ThinkTV, PBS Kids and the Dayton Metro Library.
Miss Winnie’s Read-Alongs
Read-Along with Beth: Tucker Finds His Forever Home
Read-Along with Miss Winnie: Bear Came Along
Read-Along with Miss Winnie: Red: A Crayon’s Story
Read-Along with Miss Winnie: Those Magnificent Sheep and Their Flying Machine
Read-Along with Miss Winnie: A Stone Sat Still
Read-Along with Miss Winnie: Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin
Miss Ann’s Read-Alongs
Read-Along with Miss Ann: The Breaking News
Read-Along with Miss Ann: Because of an Acorn
Read-Along with Miss Ann: My Pet Star
Read-Along with Miss Ann: A Rainbow of Friends
Read-Along with Miss Ann: The Winter Train
Read-Along with Miss Ann: My Amazing Body
Miss Amanda Wright Lane’s Read-Alongs
Read-Along with Miss Amanda Wright Lane: Young Orville and Wilbur Wright
PBS Kids Read-Alongs
Read-Along with Xavier Riddle: I am Albert Einstein
Read-Along with Meena Harris: Ambitious Girl
Read-Along with Chris Kratt: Wild Cats
Read-Along with Sonia Manzano: A Box Full of Kittens
Read-Along with Tim Gunn: Mary Had a Little Glam
Read-Along with Matthew Cordell: Hello, Neighbor! The Kind and Caring World of Mister Rogers
Read-Along with Princess Daazhraii Johnson: Crane Song
Read-Along with Chris Kratt: Wild Dogs and Canines
Read-Along with Amanda Gorman: Talking Gets Us There
Read-Along with Christian Robinson: You Matter
Read-Along with Wild Kratts Co-creator Martin Kratt: Wild in Africa!
Read-Along with Daniel Tiger Creator Angela Santomero: You Are Special, Daniel Tiger!
Read-Along with Kristen Bell: Goodnight, Daniel Tiger
Read-Along with Pinkalicious Creator Victoria Kann: Pink or Treat
Read-Along with Dwyane Wade: Welcome to the Party
Read-Along with Daniel Tiger Creator Angela Santomero: Daniel’s New Friend!
Read-Along with Arthur Creator Marc Brown: Arthur’s New Puppy!
Read-Along with Pinkalicious Creator Victoria Kann: Goldilicious
Read-Along with the Bush Sisters: Sisters First
Read-Along with Carla Hall: My Rainy Day Rocket Ship
Read-Along with Camila Alves McConaughey: Cantando (Singing) De Colores
Read-Along with Pinkalicious Creator Victoria Kann: Tutu-rrific!
Read-Along with Jen Oxley + Billy Aronson: The Eid al-Adha Adventure!
Read-Along with Jen Oxley + Billy Aronson: The Lemonade Problem
Read-Along with Xavier Riddle Creator Brad Meltzer: I am Harriet Tubman
Read-Along with Arthur Creator Marc Brown: Arthur’s Pet Business
Read-Along with Poet Laureate Joy Harjo: Remember
Read-Along with Scribbles & Ink Creator Ethan Long: Out of the Box
Read-Along with Minh Le: Drawn Together
Read-Along with Misty Copeland: Bunheads
Read-Along with Misty Copeland: Peg+Cat: The Pizza Problem!
Tips for Encouraging Young Readers
- Be a reader yourself.
- Set aside a consistent time each day for reading.
- Read aloud to your reader.
- Allow your child to choose books for summer reading.
- Help your child select books at a comfortable level.
- For younger children, look at letters and words as you enjoy summer activities.
- Check out summer programs at your local public library.
- Read a book together.
Join a Reading Program at Your Local Library
Funding for educational programming on CET has been made possible, in part, by a grant from the Charles H. Dater Foundation, the Marge and Charles J. Schott Foundation, and the Maxwell C. Weaver Foundation.