'The Tortoise and the Hare' Read by LeVar Burton - Reading Rainbow Story Time





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Published on Apr 8, 2014

Take your mark, get set, go! Enjoy this time-honored classic about hard work and perseverance. Join Reading Rainbow while we celebrate Easter and Spring with 'The Tortoise and the Hare', read aloud by LeVar Burton.

'The Tortoise and the Hare' is an Aesop Fable adapted and illustrated by Janet Stevens.

This book and so many more like it are available right now in the Reading Rainbow App. Watch, share and enjoy our vast library of video field trips and interactive books with your children.

For more information about Reading Rainbow, visit http://www.readingrainbow.com

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Just in time for Easter, LeVar Burton reads aloud 'The Tortoise and the Hare', in this new Reading Rainbow segment. Young readers and old readers will enjoy this story full of classic characters and a very important lesson: hard work and perseverance bring reward. It's also sure to bring a few smiles right into your house or classroom...but you don't have to take our word for it!

About Reading Rainbow:

The beloved brand parents have trusted for 30 years, has been reimagined as an award-winning iPad app for kids. Reading Rainbow takes children on a guided reading adventure hosted by LeVar Burton. Filled with a library of quality ebooks and kids videos for ages 3-9, the educational app is free to try. New children's books, videos, reading activities and educational games are added every week expanding the collection and encouraging kids to believe they too "go anywhere, be anything." Reading Rainbow and the Reading Rainbow logo are the registered trademarks of WNED Buffalo.

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