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Michelle Obama teams up with PBS Kids for Mondays with Michelle Obama livestream


ABC/Lorenzo BevilaquaMichelle Obama is giving moms at home a break during the COVID-19 outbreak, with her weekly “Read Together, Be Together” readings for children.

Starting today at noon, the former first lady will host a weekly livestream titled “Mondays with Michelle Obama” to help children continue to practice their reading while at home. Essence reports she will read The Gruffalo by Julia DonaldsonThere’s a Dragon in Your Book by Tom FletcherMiss Maple’s Seeds by Eliza Wheeler; and The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, over the next four weeks.

“I’m thrilled to share some of my favorite children’s books and give kids an opportunity to practice their reading (while giving families a much-needed break!)” Obama wrote on Instagram.

Watch on PBS Kids’ and Penguin Random House’s Facebook pages and the PBS Kids’ YouTube channel.

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