September Newsletter


Fall into a great AUDIO book!

Tales2go makes it easy for you to surround your students with spoken, sophisticated language using almost any device including laptops, desktops, Chromebooks, iOS (Apple) devices and most Androids.

You can find more about Tales2go on the "Our Solution" page of our website.

You will see the remarkable benefits of listening (including gains in vocabulary, fluency and comprehension,) get a quote for your school or district, and even download the entire title catalog broken down by grade level!

A great way to get started with Tales2go is by watching our short video where you'll see real educators and students talking about and using Tales2go.

Join a Webinar

How well do you know Tales2go? And listening research? Join one of our 30 minute webinars to learn why Tales2go should be in YOUR school this year.

Sept. 23, 2015 at 4:00 PM EDT:

Oct 7, 2015 5:00 PM EDT at:

Keep our PD page bookmarked to find more webinar and training opportunities.

Freebie Alert!

Have you used a headphone splitter with your students yet? What a lifesaver! You can have up to 5 students on one device.

Until September 30, you can enter to win a headphone splitter for your school or classroom. All you need to do is tell us a classroom favorite Tales2go title on or more of the following:

- Tweet it to us! Use @Tales2go or #Tales2go

- Tell us on

- Tag us on Instagram using @Tales2go or #Tales2go

One winner will be chosen on Thursday, October 1. Good luck!

Big image

Featured Titles

Nanushka: A Russian Children's Story by Ina Allen and Barbara Kemp

Long ago in a remote Russian village, little Nanushka lives alone with her Great-aunt Olga and longs for playmates. This fusion of storytelling and piano duets tells how she creates make-believe friends, which gets her in trouble with Great-aunt Olga. Follow her in her adventures to find new friends.

Touch Blue by Cynthia Lord

Acclaimed author Cynthia Lord received the Newbery Honor for her debut novel Rules, which School Library Journal called “a lovely, warm read.” In Touch Blue, Lord pens a moving tale about the meaning of home.

The Story of Prince Fairyfoot by Frances Hodgson Burnett

A collection of short stories for children by Frances Hodgson Burnett. 1. The Story of Prince Fairyfoot 2. The Proud Little Grain of Wheat 3. My Robin.

Adrift by Paul Griffin

From critically acclaimed author Paul Griffin comes a fast-paced novel about four very different teens lost at sea with no one to count on but themselves.

New Titles

Pre-K and Kindergarten

Green is a Chile Pepper: A Book of Colors by Roseanne Thong

Round is a Tortilla: A Book of Shapes by Roseanne Thong

Have You Seen My New Blue Socks? by Eve Bunting

Grades 1-2

Bats in the Band by Brian Lies

National Geographic Kids Chapters: Crocodile Encounters And More True Stories of Adventures with Animals by Brady Barr

Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner

Zelda and Ivy by Laura McGee Kvasnosky

Grades 3-5

Too Many Tamales by Gary Soto

Worst of Friends: Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and the True Story of an American Feud by Suzanne Tripp Jurmain

Grades 6-8 (Pre-Teen)

Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George

National Geographic: With Courage and Cloth by Ann Bausum

Young Adult

Flipped by Wendelin by Van Draanen