June & July Literacy-Casts

In June & July 2020, the Anderson Reading Clinic hosted a series of 30 Literacy-Casts which included writing books inspired by Jess Keating’s Cute as an Axolotyl, Sara Varon’s New Shoes, & Aaron Blabey’s The Bad Guys.

Write On!, Growing Poetry, and Talking & Making Comics Episodes

During the school closure of 2020, the Anderson Reading Clinic posted daily literacy experiences. These 33 literacy-casts took place Monday through Friday from 11AM-12PM. Between 60-80 devices joined each cast. Click the buttons below to see examples of what the students, teachers, teaching assistants, graduate students, and professors created during these casts.


Pen Pals

If you would like your child to have a virtual Pen Pal from Appstate, please fill out this form. Our pen pals are current students in the Reich College of Education at Appstate.

Book Talks

Watch these book talks to learn about some super-cool books that you can read. These links are currently under construction.

Tar Heel Reader Texts

Tar Heel Reader Texts written by our graduate students. These texts are especially appropriate for emergent readers.

Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher, can change the world.

Malala Yousafzi

About Us

The Anderson Reading Clinic at Appalachian State University is a year-round reading clinic that serves teachers, parents, students, and children.

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(828) 262-7319

Physical Location

Reich College of Education Appalachian State University