Children from Birth to 4

Library Academy for Educators helps preschool teachers connect little ones to picture books along with activities that build pre-literacy skills. Lesson plan starters, including standards addressed, ideas for making reading fun and interactive, songs, and classroom activities make building a foundation for lifelong-reading success fun!

Library Academy for Educators: September and October 2021

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Our featured pre-literacy skills for September and October are print motivation and print awareness. These skills include an understanding that print has meaning, learning how books work, and showing an interest in books and enjoyment of reading activities. Use your imaginations and play pretend to build these foundational skills.

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Homeschool Resources

Homeschool Resources
Check out a list of our educational resources that you can use for free from home.
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The Library’s unique collection of thematic story time programs that you can take home.

Jax Kids Book Club

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A FREE early literacy summer reading program for all Duval County Pre-Kindergarteners who are preparing to enter kindergarten in the fall of each year.