GIVEAWAY! R.E.A.D. NOLA Virtual Playdates

Inspire your child's love of learning and reading this fall with Marilyn's online classes

August 21, 2020

Marilyn Levin is the director of R.E.A.D.  (Reading Enrichment And Development) New Orleans, an early childhood enrichment program she started in 2002. 

 She taught Kindergarten at Isidore Newman School for 14 years and was the founder and director of the Isidore Newman Summer Reading Program.  As a kindergarten teacher, Marilyn was always interested in literacy and its  beginnings. 

"Reading is the key to everything that we do and to encourage a love of books at an early age is crucial to school and life success," Marilyn says. "By fostering a love of reading, I help parents create a life-long love of learning."


One very lucky Macaroni Kid New Orleans Reader will win 4 free virtual fall classes to R.E.A.D. NOLA. Virtual R.E.A.D. Virtual Classes for EITHER

First Session: September 15, 2020 – October 8, 2020

or Second Session: October 12, 2020 – November 5, 2020

*Giveaway ends SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 6TH

*Must choose ONE session to attend, 4 classes (one per week)
*Must have a child between the ages of 4 months - 6 years old
*The Winner must be a NEW FAMILY TO R.E.A.D. NOLA
*One entry per person/email
*The Winner will be notified via email and announced on Facebook

Click here for more info about the Virtual Classes this Fall:


Virtual classes will be led by Marilyn and R.E.A.D. assistants using the Zoom app. Each class will be theme related and feature books, an activity, singing, dancing and our class mascot, Willoughby!

Classes will include:

Theme related Zoom Classes with Marilyn and R.E.A.D. assistants which includes books, an activity, singing, dancing and our class mascot, Willoughby!
Weekly Theme related R.E.A.D. video.

Weekly newsletter which will include early literacy tips and links to activities and stories related to the week’s theme.
Please contact us if you have any questions.

More About R.E.A.D. NOLA

R.E.A.D. is an award winning early literacy program built around movement, music, acting, art, and themed activities. Through  creative play, children develop their skills and  bring books and language into their daily lives. Their interactive classes are available for parents/caregivers and their children ages 4 months to 6 years.  Their goal is to help families foster a love of learning and books.

Caregivers will learn ways to provide a valuable literacy foundation for different stages of child development and build a literacy rich environment at home.

You can always email Marilyn for more information.  

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