Artful Reading

CTL’s Artful Reading program strengthens literacy instruction by integrating the arts. Arts integration uses teaching practices that have been shown in brain-based research to improve comprehension and long-term retention.


What Teachers are Saying:

"Plain and simple: Artful Reading has helped make teaching fun again!!" - Renee Perry, 1st Grade Teacher

"Artful Reading has helped put the spark back into my reading program. It has been very much a pleasure implementing art into my reading and writing program. My students have been really engaged and excited when we are working with the activities that are in my modules!" - Angie Taulbee, 5th Grade Teacher

"Artful Reading has reinvigorated my classroom! By implementing the lesson ideas and teaching strategies, students are more engaged than ever before, and there is a sense of empowerment that is evident in their work. I look forward to the Artful Reading lesson just as much as the students." - Angie Watts, 2nd Grade Teacher

 "Artful Reading has sparked a joy for learning in my students that is manifested in original, intentional products." - Melissa Wade, 2nd Grade Teacher