Deadtime Stories – Grandpa’s Monster Movies (a Review)

Deadtime Stories: Grandpa's Monster Movies (a Review) on LibraryAdventure.com

I am so glad to have discovered the Deadtime Stories series! I picked this one up by chance while browsing the shelves and the title kind of leapt out at me. It sounded like a bit of fun – and it sure was. Some investigation has revealed the authors (who are sisters) have written 17 […]

20 Songs to Develop Literacy Skills in Kids Ages 0 to 5

20 Songs to Develop Literacy Skills in Kids Ages 0 to 5 years from LibraryAdventure.com

Singing with little ones is a fun and easy way to help them develop literacy skills long before they’re ready to sit down and read a book. You can make sing-alongs a regular part of your day by incorporating them into your family’s routine. Below are some suggestions for songs to sing first thing in […]

7 Science Board Books for Babies & Toddlers

7 Science Board Books for Babies and Toddlers from LibraryAdventure.com

Let’s not leave the little ones out of the science fun! With this age group (0-3), you aren’t likely to be covering topics in depth. It’s about exposure. Just like reading to your child from a young age will teach them that it is normal, so will discussing science. Or any other topic, for that […]

15 Ways to Find 15 Minutes to Read

15 Ways to Find 15 Minutes to Read

I try to incorporate literacy tips at each of my Story Times. Recent research has emphasized the importance of reading to children for at least 15 minutes every day, but when I suggest this I usually see grown ups roll their eyes and hear groans and complaints about how hard it is to find 15 […]

8 Books About the Beach

8 Books About the Beach

To celebrate summer fun, read these books about the beach to your little ones! Wish For A Fish by Bonnie Worth – The Cat in the Hat, Sally, and Dick take an undersea voyage aboard the S.S. Undersea Glubber! Seashells by the Seashore by Marianne Berkes – Join Sue as she fills her bucket with all kinds of […]