Experience Storytime Elements On-the-Go!
Enjoy read aloud elements of a traditional storytime while you are on-the-go using the free resources outlined in the list below.
Plano Public Library on YouTube!
Visit youtube.com and search for Plano Public Library or click here.
Check out some of the Playlists on Plano Public Library’s YouTube page for more storytime experiences to enjoy from anywhere!
Library Make: Literacy Craft Tutorials
Plano Public Library’s YouTube Page -> Library Make Playlist
Here you’ll find step-by-step instructions for creating the fun literacy activities used at the library for your own home. We’ll also help keep your child learning with extra activities and examples on how to use them at home and on the go.
Plano Public Library’s YouTube Page -> Puppet Shows Playlist
Do you love puppet shows? Join special puppets guests who visited the library for one of a kind performances.
Early Literacy at PPL
Plano Public Library’s YouTube Page -> Early Literacy at PPL Playlist
Get a close up look at some elements often seen in the library’s storytime from popular rhymes to sign language, DIY literacy projects including flannel stories to tell at home, and more.
Read Out Loud
Authors and illustrators read their own books with video interspersed with illustrations from the books. Some episodes feature books read by KidLit TV founders. Each episode of Read Out Loud includes text information about the book and/or creator(s).
Storyline Online features videos of actors reading children’s books with the addition of animated illustrations inspired by the story. As a way to continue discussing the book, click on the “Activity Guide” for each story for a brief synopsis, list of themes in the story, short discussion prompts, games, experiments, crafts, and more.