Books about Story Time!

Storytimes for Everyone!

Starting a new Story Time? Looking to perk up your Story Time? Seeking some new material? Check out these books about Story Time! Storytimes for Everyone by Saroj Nadkarni Ghoting and Pamela Martin-Diaz This book, published in 2013 by The American Library Association contains a great deal of information regarding early literacy, best practices for […]

Books About Rain and Rainbows + Activity Ideas

Books About Rain & Rainbows Plus Activities from The Library Adventure

Have you heard the term book-based activities? It’s pretty common in kid blogger circles. It’s a simple concept, read a book and then do an activity that is related to what you read. It is a great way to bring stories to life for kids. So here are 12 books about rain and rainbows for […]

ABC Books – Not Your Everyday ABC Books

Not Your Typical ABC Books - a fun book list from The Library Adventure

Alphabet or ABC books are some of the first books we reach for when introducing children to the alphabet. Katie has some phenomenal advice on more things you can do to support letter knowledge, be sure to check that out, too. If you are looking for some songs to sing to encourage literacy in your […]

5 Library-Themed Songs to Promote Literacy Skills

tla library songs

National Library Week is April 10-16, 2016. To celebrate, share some of these wonderful songs about books, libraries, and reading with the preschoolers in your life! Not only will they reinforce the importance of libraries, but they will also help strengthen your little ones’ early literacy skills.   The Library Song by Tom Chapin This […]

Make Way for Ducklings: Assessing Reading Comprehension with Hands On Play

Make Way for Ducklings - Family together in the pond

With spring approaching, my two little boys have been asking questions in that never-ending style only a preschooler can master. During our last trip to the library we grabbed a stack of books to help us get ready for spring. One of the fast favorites is Make Way For Ducklings by Robert McCloskey. After reading […]