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<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://corwin-connect.com/2019/08/the-way-you-begin-dynamic-read-alouds-for-the-first-days-of-school/"></div><p><strong>Maria Walther</strong><span data-contrast="none">, </span><span data-contrast="none">a first-grade teacher in Aurora, IL</span><span data-contrast="none">, has </span><span data-contrast="none">been spending her days with children since 1986.</span><span data-contrast="none"> </span><span data-contrast="none">And</span><span data-contrast="none"> Maria has been a longtime advocate for reading aloud. She </span><span data-contrast="none">was honored as Illinois Reading Educator of the Year and earned the ICARE for Reading Award for fostering the love of reading in children</span><span data-contrast="none">. Before </span><span data-contrast="none">partnering</span><span data-contrast="none"> with the Corwin team, she co-authored five professional books and the </span><i><span data-contrast="none">Next Step Guided Reading Assessment</span></i><span data-contrast="none"> with Scholastic. With Corwin, she has published <em><a rel="nofollow" href="https://us.corwin.com/en-us/nam/the-ramped-up-read-aloud/book257402">The Ramped-Up Read Aloud</a>. </em>Learn more about her books at <a rel="nofollow" href="http://mariawalther.com">mariawalther.com</a> and follow her on Twitter @</span><span data-contrast="none">mariapwalther</span><span data-contrast="none">.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"335559740":276}"> </span></p> <!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on the_content --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on the_content --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on the_content --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on the_content --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on the_content --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://corwin-connect.com/2019/08/the-way-you-begin-dynamic-read-alouds-for-the-first-days-of-school/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on the_content -->