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Read Alouds

Click on the virtual read along videos featuring African American parents, community members, MMSD staff and volunteer readers from Madison for the purpose of bridging and celebrating collective traditions through community partnerships. Also included are schools district partners from surrounding communities.

When Aidan Became a Big Brother

Ali Muldrow, MMSD Board President

El Día que Descubres Quién Eres by Jaqueline Woodson

Art Bonomie, MMSD West HS Varsity Coach

I Believe I Can by Grace Byers

Cynthia Moore, MMSD Universal Systems Strategist

I Am Every Good Thing by Derrick Barnes

Marques Flowers, MMSD Memorial H.S. Dean of Students

The Black Book of Colors by Menena Cottin

Jayquan Jaeger, La Follette H.S. Sophomore

WHOOSH! by Chris Barton

Dr. Mankah Mitchell, MMSD Legal Counsel and Dane County Circuit Court Judge Everett Mitchell

Clean Getaway by Nic Stone

Kaylee Jackson, MMSD Exec. Dir. Curriculum & Instruction

Hair Love by Matthew Cherry

Anthony Ward, Lead SSA Memorial H.S. and Maya Ward, Thoreau Elementary Student

Wonderfully Made by Krystyn Jones

Author, La Follette Alum and Clark Atlanta University student

Skin Like Mine by Latashia Perry

Ceotrid Gilbert, WI State Department of Administration

Bedtime Bonnet by Nancy Redd

Marlita Bevenue, MMSD Parent and Aubrey Bevenue, Huegel Elementary Student

I Am Enough by Grace Byers

Michelle Belnavis, Read Your Heart Out Founder

Daydreamers by Tom Feelings

Rob "Dz" Franklin, Hip Hop Artist and Madison Public Library Media Projects Librarian

Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea Beaty

Terra Allen, Mt. Zion Baptist Church First Lady

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