Literacy Craft: Rhyming Peg Board (LIBRARY MAKE)

    This craft is a literacy game that combines practicing fine motor skills with learning rhyming and non-rhyming words. If your little one is not quite reading yet, we’ve also included a template option that has pictures instead of words. Playing is as easy as connecting the dots; just stretch a rubber band to […]

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Literacy Craft: Busy Board (LIBRARY MAKE)

Get ready to get busy! This DIY busy board is ideal to combat travel boredom— and uses materials you probably already have at home! Even though I only list instructions for five learning areas, I encourage you to explore other options for activities that might also work for your child’s interests and skill level. Sensory […]

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Literacy Craft: Clothespin Puppets (LIBRARY MAKE)

How do you make a puppet you can chat with in a pinch? Watch this tutorial to find out how! This craft is an easy way to engage your child with creative and imaginative play. The puppet can be a person, a bird, or an alien! It is completely up to them on how it […]

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Literacy Craft: Sensory Mystery Box

What’s inside the mystery box? It’s up to you! This craft is as easy as it gets – use a tissue box as a base for decoration, and let your little one choose how to spruce it up. Cutting and gluing is great practice for their fine motor skills – and letting them pick the […]

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Literacy Craft: Gingerbread Baby (LIBRARY MAKE)

Ready to craft a creative holiday treat? This Library Make episode features a a book and craft combo sure to bring a smile! Gingerbread Baby by Jan Brett is a fabulous book with delightful illustrations sure to spark your little one’s imagination. Aim to practice three early literacy skills with this fun activity: reading, talking, […]

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