Literacy Craft: Grumpy Bird Feelings Puppet (LIBRARY MAKE)

A storytime-approved book with a matching craft?  It must be time for Library Make! This episode’s craft can help develop multiple skills in your child!  First up:  reading comprehension.  Talking about books you read with your child can be just as important as actually reading them.  Discussing what happened and why, what your child liked, […]

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DIY Literacy Craft: Puzzle Flowers (LIBRARY MAKE)

Play is one of five early literacy practices that help to develop literacy skills in children. This craft involves play through solving puzzles! These lovely puzzle flowers will engage your child while practicing recognizing words, numbers, shapes, colors, and even patterns—all while developing their problem solving skills. These puzzles are extremely easy to adapt, making them suitable […]

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DIY Literacy Crafts: LIBRARY MAKE’s 25th Episode!

It’s a three-for-one crafting special! Threading crafts are a fantastic way to improve fine motor skills, an important pre-writing skill for kids. Little hands need lots of practice, but don’t worry!  We’ve created three activities help your child increase their dexterity:  a yarn threading grid, some yarn-wrapped decorations, and a threaded yarn bag to hold it all. Watch […]

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DIY Literacy Tool: Light Table (LIBRARY MAKE)

Sensory play, or letting your child explore the world with their five senses through play, is a great way to heighten their early learning efforts.  Encourage your child’s sensory play by using a light table!  A light table is simply a table or box with a large surface backed by light.   Your child will […]

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