Back-to-School with Brightly Storytime LIVE!

By Kaitlyn Spotts | September 9 2022 | GeneralEnglish Language Arts

Get excited for all the new friends and fun to come this school year with a free weeknight virtual storytime event from Brightly!

Wherever your students are learning this year, this special storytime event will get everyone excited for all the adventures the new school year will bring. This hour-long event features authors sharing stories that celebrate the joy of learning and encourage students to feel confident in the classroom. Tune in together to spark a conversation about your family’s feelings going into this school year and keep growing with an event activity packet that will be emailed out before the event.

Join Brightly Storytime host Ms. Linda on Tuesday, September 13th at 4pm PT / 7pm ET as you follow along to these readings:

Vera Ahiyya | KINDergarten

Derrick Barnes | The Queen of Kindergarten

Yangsook Choi | The Name Jar

Alissa Holder & Zulekha Holder-Young | I Am Amazing

Alexandra Penfold | All Are Welcome

Anoosha Syed | That’s Not My Name


Register now!

Browse the titles for this event and explore the full Brightly Storytime LIVE! collection here.

Where Kindness Matters Every Day
Written by kindergarten teacher and Instagram influencer affectionately known as the Tutu Teacher, comes a picture book about a class that creates a kindness pledge to ensure that their class is the kindest it can possibly be.
$17.99 US
Jun 21, 2022
40 Pages
Random House Studio

The Queen of Kindergarten
A confident little Black girl has a fantastic first day of school in this companion to the New York Times bestseller The King of Kindergarten.
$18.99 US
May 24, 2022
Nancy Paulsen Books

The Name Jar
A heartwarming story about the new girl in school, and how she learns to appreciate her Korean name. 
$18.99 US
Jul 10, 2001
40 Pages
Knopf Books for Young Readers

I Am Amazing!
From the authors and illustrator of I Am Smart, I Am Blessed, I Can Do Anything! comes another story about the always-inspiring Ayaan!
$17.99 US
Jul 26, 2022
32 Pages
Flamingo Books

All Are Welcome (An All Are Welcome Book)
Join the call for a better world with this New York Times bestselling picture book about a school where diversity and inclusion are celebrated.
$17.99 US
Jul 10, 2018
44 Pages
Knopf Books for Young Readers

That's Not My Name!
A debut picture book about loving your name, finding your voice, and standing up for yourself from the critically acclaimed illustrator of Bilal Cooks Daal and I Am Perfectly Designed.
$18.99 US
Jul 12, 2022
40 Pages
Viking Books for Young Readers