Read (magazine)

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READ Magazine is a children's classroom magazine for grades 6–10, published by Weekly Reader Corporation.[1] It includes a mix of classic and contemporary fiction and nonfiction, including plays, personal narratives, poetry, and more to help build reading comprehension and verbal skills. The headquarters is in Delran, New Jersey.[2] It was based in Middletown, Connecticut, and was published on a biweekly basis at the end of the 1980s.[3]

READ has 15 printed issues and 3 electronic issues per publishing year, and features the work of a number of illustrators,[4] including Bethany Culp, Alex Bradley, Noma Bliss, and many others.


  1. ^ "READ Magazine Teaching Center". Weekly Reader. Retrieved 10 February 2017. 
  2. ^ Janet Allen; Christine Landaker (2005). Reading History:A Practical Guide to Improving Literacy. Oxford University Press, USA. p. 125. ISBN 978-0-19-516595-1. Retrieved 10 February 2017. 
  3. ^ Mary W. Olson et. al. (May 1989). "Magazines in the Classroom: Beyond Recreational Reading" (PDF). Journal of Reading. 32 (8). Retrieved 9 March 2017. 
  4. ^ Debbie Nevins, ed. (March 30, 2007), "READ", Weekly Reader Corporation, 56 (15) 

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