Category Archives: Early Literacy

Matchmaker Tales and Strategies: Ways to Engage Children

Many children are often introduced to books from a very early age. As children grow older, develop other interests and academic demands increase, their time or desire for reading diminishes. The links below are suggested resources for readers advisory. Wandoo … Continue reading

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Ready to Read at New York Libraries

The New York State Library is proud to announce the finalization of the logo for Ready to Read at New York Libraries. You are encouraged to use this on any materials or hand-outs relating to this initiative and/or to early … Continue reading

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Online Arts and Crafts for Youth Librarians Workshop

Back in October, we youth librarians received an invitation to an online workshop: Art and Crafts for Youth Librarians Workshop.  It was promoted as follows: Are you the one responsible for creating arts and crafts programs? Do you need new … Continue reading

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Storytime sites

Sign Language http://www.alaeditions.org/blog/129/continuing-conversation-liven-baby-and-toddler-storytimes-sign-language Storytime Magic http://www.storytimemagic.net/ Saroj Ghoting http://www.earlylit.net/

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Books to Sing To

(original email sent to listserv August 8, 2012) Hi all, I want to develop a small collection of storytime books to use with children ages 1 and a half to 4. I’d like the books to be books that I … Continue reading

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