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 […]

8 More Awesome Science Books for Adults

8 More Science Books for Adults on LibraryAdventure.com

Most of the books in my last list of science books for adults were focused on science experiments. Today’s list does have some of those, but I’ve also included some others. Geek Mom: Projects, Tips, and Adventures for Moms and Their 21st-Century Families by Natania Barron, Kathy Ceceri, Corrina Lawson, and Jenny Williams – This […]