Do you attend our early literacy programs but don’t have an Evergreen Indiana library card to checkout materials? Never fear! Miss Casey and Miss Michelle have created storytime bookbags that you may take home for a week at a time—no checkout required. Learn more from Miss Michelle’s blog posting.
SPRING 2014 EARLY LITERACY PROGRAMS
Click the logo below to see a list of our early literacy programs (ages 0-6 and caregivers) for Spring 2014. No registration required!
Youth services librarians! Share your favorite storytime videos and learn new storytime components from libraries and educators. Click the image above to visit our Storytime Universe video playlist. Click here to read Miss Michelle’s blog posting about Storytime Universe.
EARLY LITERACY HOME ACTIVITIES CALENDAR
Helping your child get ready to read is easy! Just read aloud and do one fun activity each day. For more ideas, please ask your friendly librarian. We’re here to help! Click the link below to download a free early literacy home activities calendar, customized by our own Miss Michelle!
Click “Early Literacy at Home” (above) to View the Latest MPL Early Literacy Calendar
OUR LATEST NEWSLETTER
Our latest edition of The Bookmark, our library newsletter, is now available. Look for paper copies at the circulation desk, youth services desk, and adult information desk, as well as in the Young Adult Zone (YAZ) or on our handout displays throughout the library.
If you prefer an online edition, please click the graphic below.
Click Logo Above to Load Online Newsletter
The library newsletter is edited by Miss Nora, youth services assistant & cataloger.
Also feel free to check our programs page and our online calendar for details about upcoming library events and activities.
NURSERY RHYME TIME, WITH MISS MICHELLE
Miss Michelle has a new video series featuring nursery rhymes. Click the video playlist below to watch these short, entertaining videos, which make rhyming fun for early readers.
READ ALONG WITH ME, BY MISS MICHELLE
Miss Michelle has another early literacy video series called “Real Along With Me.” Click the playlist below to watch these videos.
EARLY LITERACY VIDEOS
Miss Michelle performs the “Open Shut Them” song for her Story Time programs. Here’s her music video. Feel free to sing along!
Miss Michelle also has other early literacy videos, many of which feature our puppet spokescritters. To watch them, click the play button on our playlist below.
EARLY LITERACY LINKS – AGES 0-6
What can you do to make sure your child is ready to read? Follow these links for answers to all your questions!