Colorin Colorado: Helping children read... and succeed!

Teachers who work with English as a Second Language learners will find ESL/ESOL/ELL/EFL reading/writing skill-building children's books, stories, activities, ideas, strategies to help PreK-3, 4-8, and 9-12 students learn to read.

A bilingual site for families and educators of English language learners
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E-Cards for Readers

Motivate the special children in your life to read and read some more! Send one of the free e-cards below to a child, student, grandchild, colleague, or friend. The e-cards were created for Colorín Colorado with illustrations by award-winning children's book illustrators David Diaz, Pat Schories, and Maya Christina Gonzalez.

Click on an e-card below to send it to your favorite reader!

Please note: To protect our users, we only allow each IP address (which may be school- or building-wide) to send up to 3 cards per 24 hour period.

El día de los niños/El día de los libros

Valentine's Day

Pat Schories

Pat Schories
(English)

Pat Schories

Pat Schories
(En español)

Celebrate Reading in Two Languages!

Learn about our e-card artists.

Find out what else you can do to encourage kids to become good readers!

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