As your child’s first teacher in life, you play an important role in helping them develop early literacy skills. Explore these resources to learn more about how you can help your child develop their reading skills in everyday life.
Printed books, audiobooks, and ebooks
Alphabet’s alphabetChris Harris
Bear’s New Friend and story wandsKarma Wilson
Early Literacy Intervention ActivitiesSherrill B. Flora
Entertaining and educating young childrenCaroline Young
Peppa Pig magnet book and magnets activity kitLadybird Books
Explore these podcast episodes to learn more about building early literacy skills with your child.
Learn about characteristics of a quality picture book.
Explore language acquisition for early literacy.
Learn about literacy with North Liberty Community Library.
- Get Ready to Read
- Browse assessments for early literacy skills, Kindergarten toolkit, skill-building activities, and early learning basics. Visit get ready to read
- Raising Readers
- Explore this resource to better understand early literacy and promote a love of reading in your home. visit raising readers
- Talking is Teaching
- Boost your child's early brain and vocabulary development through everyday activities. Find tips and other resources here. visit talking is teaching