Throughout the year, the Rendell Center delivers special programs that are based on fresh content, current events and civic holidays.

Civics Learning Week

Civics Learning Week (March 11-15)

Join The Rendell Center, ABOTA, and The Pennsylvania Bar Association for our Civics Learning Week Read Aloud.

Noodlephant by Jacob Kramer

Turning Pages by Sonya Sotomayor

On March 12, 2024, lawyers and judges will join classrooms virtually with our specially crafted Read Aloud Sessions. They will narrate our selected works of children’s literature.

The sessions last 30-45 minutes and are ideal for grades 2-5. These engaging sessions will wrap up with discussion questions.

Join Us For This Exciting Annual Civics Learning Event!

Register below

Pennsylvania Bar Association Logo
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Selected Read Alouds

Noodlephant
Carl the Complainer by Michelle Knudsen

What Teachers Have Said about the Read Aloud Program:

“Thank you very much for this special opportunity. We were awestruck by the presenters.”

Enissa Borine

Wayne Elementary

“Thank you so much for such an exciting
story time.”

Tarsha Corbitt

Norwood Elementary

What ABOTA Members Have Said about the Read Aloud Program:

“Thank you for allowing me to participate today – the students were wonderful and asked great questions!”

Judge Caroline Baker

“I was really looking forward to my reading and I’m glad I did it. The experience was even better than I anticipated. I’d love to do it again.”

Bob Cooper