Just for Librarians
These pressed flower keepsakes introduce kids to flower science and encourage reading!
Celebrate your kindergarten grad's big kid status by getting her a library card and making a special holder to stash it in.
Mastering persuasive writing is a skill that takes practice. Here's a fun way for your child to exercise his writing chops!
Add some variety to your child's letter learning by making these darling sponge stamps together, great for different alphabet fun!
Boost your child's letter recognition and help her create a beautiful paper tapestry to hang in her room.
Sequencing is important to academic success and logical thinking. Make simple story cards and help develop that ability.
Help your child make and plan a friend-filled storytime party that will get her excited about reading.
Here's a fun activity to do at the library to help your child learn the sequencing of numbers and letters.
This fill-in-the-blanks game is a little like Mad Libs, but for emerging writers. Get ready for some silly sentences!
Fun and challenging, this energetic treasure hunt helps kindergarteners learn letter sounds.
From a Twilight novel to required reading, he'll learn about preconceptions as he predicts a book's story based on the cover.
See how far imagination can go when your child flexes reading comprehension muscle with a map drawing of her favorite tale!
Resources for Parents
- Cultural Bias in Teaching
- Children as Language and Cultural Brokers in Asian American Families
- Physical Development Milestones: 1st Grade
- Early Childhood Development
- How Can I Help My Child Become More Interested in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics?
- Orthopedic Impairments
- Peer Relationships