KidLit TV

Have you heard of KidLit TV? It's a place where readers can explore the world of children's literature through read aloud videos, reading activities, interviews with many relevant authors & illustrators, and my personal favorite, Ready Set Draw! This is a segment when an illustrator shows you how to draw characters from their books or art techniques like drawing and watercolors. Some appearing illustrators include Zachariah OHora, Aaron Becker, and Tim Miller. 

You should give it a try. I did with my classroom. We listened to Peter Reynolds read aloud The Dot. Then we created dots with Peter Reynolds in his Read Set Draw! episode. Here's a peak at our masterpieces: