Tales2Go Newsletter

December 2014

Why Is Listening Comprehension Essential to Reading Fluency?

This is a MUST read for administrators, educators and parents alike!

"...audio books are a great way to foster listening comprehension and build vocabulary for students of all abilities."

Read it here on eSchool News

"Audio books from Tales2Go can help ensure that students have the rich exposure to language and vocabulary they need to become fluent, lifelong readers. "

Professional Development Opportunities

You are all invited to attend a webinar to learn more about Tales2Go and explore ways to use our audio books in your school or classroom. Here's how to join:

December 17 at 6:00pm EST: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/824061429

January 6 at 4:00pm EST: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/813495845

We are always adding more dates, and we can setup a webinar just for you! E-mail stephanie@tales2go.com for more info on webinars.

Happy Holidays!

What are some of YOUR favorite holiday stories? You can find some of ours here and comment on our latest blog post: http://www.tales2go.com/blog/2014/12/its-the-most-wonderful-time-of-the-year/

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Social Media Contest

Your school can win a Belkin RockStar Headphone Splitter! Each month, one winner will receive a Headphone Splitter to use with Tales2Go. Post or tag us in a picture of someone at your school using Tales2Go :) Winner will be announced at the end of each month. Good luck!


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New and Featured Titles

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens (Narrated by Johnathan Winters)

The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea by Sebastian Junger

Les Misérables by Victor Hugo

Hard Work by Roy Williams

Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand

Life of Pi by Yann Martel

What Makes Popcorn Pop? & other Scientific Questions by Jack Myers

National Geographic Kids: Rats-Heroes in Small Packages (Amazing Animal Heroes) by Elizabeth Carney

A River Runs Through It by Norman Maclean

Across the Nightingale Floor (Book 1: Tales of the Otori) by Lian Hearn

Anthem by Ayn Rand

Anton and Cecil: Cats at Sea by Lisa Martin

Blood and Gold by Ralph Compton

Brilliance of the Moon (Book 3: Tales of the Otori) by Lain Hearn

Bringing Mulligan Home by Dale Maharidge

Captain Underhill Uncovers the Truth (Cape Cod Radio Mystery Theater) by Steven Thomas Oney

Dear Zoe by Philip Beard

The Ranger, The Cook, and a Hole in the Sky by Norman Maclean

Death Along the Cimarron by Ralph Compton

Diana's Boys: William and Harry and the Mother They Loved by Christopher Andersen

Do or Die by Ralph Compton

Doomsday Rider by Ralph Compton

Glow by Jessica Maria Tuccelli

Good Morning, Mr.Mandela by Zelda la Grange

Grass for His Pillow (Book 2: Tales of the Otori) by Lian Hearn

Grayson by Lynne Cox

Don't Touch that Dial! (Cape Cod Radio Mystery Theater) by Steven Thomas Oney

The Case of the Indian Flashlights (Cape Cod Radio Mystery Theater) by Steven Thomas Oney

The Cobra in the Kindergarten (Cape Cod Radio Mystery Theater) by Steven Thomas Oney

Halsey's Typhoon by Bob Drury

Heaven's Net Is Wide (Book 5: Tales of the Otori) by Lian Hearn

Junius and Albert's Adventures in the Confederacy by Peter Carlson

Lionboy (Book 1: Lionboy) by Zizou Corder