Welcome to Read & Reach!

Read & Reach is your online resource for incorporating physical activity into storytimes and reading! Childhood obesity is a growing problem in the US, and library/classroom storytimes are a great opportunity for health promotion and to teach children the importance of healthy lifestyle practices.

Read & Reach is your resource to include physical activity and health promotion into storytime and children’s programming. This resource provides information for over 70 children’s books that can be used in programing to promote physical activity.

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This resource was created through an ALA Carnegie Whitney Grant.