Early Childhood Literacy

Click on the links to find some great resources!

Early Literacy Daily Activity Calendars & Caregiver Tips 
from Herrick District Library (in Holland!)

How To Raise a Reader (download)
from Calgary Reads

Child Milestones
from Calgary Reads

Literacy Tips for Parents of Babies
from Calgary Reads

Literacy Tips for Parents of Toddlers
from Calgary Reads

Literacy Tips for Parents of Kindergarteners
from Calgary Reads

Literacy Tips for Parents of First Graders
from Calgary Reads

Literacy Tips for Parents of Second Graders
from Calgary Reads

Literacy Tips for Parents of Third Graders
from Calgary Reads

Ready to Read Parent Guide - Two & Three Year Olds
from Every Child Ready to Read

Ready to Read Parent Guide - Four & Five Year Olds
from Every Child Ready to Read

Fountas & Pinnell - Levels / Grades
from Fountas & Pinnell

Read Aloud 15 Minutes
website

10 Things to Know About Reading From Home
from Calgary Reads

Dolch Sight Words Lists
from SightWords.com

Vowel Sounds & Spellings
compiled by Verna Wicks

Consonant Sounds & Spellings
compiled by Verna Wicks

Word Families Lists
from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Reading Strategies (free reading strategies bookmarks)
from Tejeda's Tots

Reading Strategies Demo Videos
from Joanne OHern (YouTube)

Find a JUST RIGHT book with the 5 FINGER RULE
prepared by Darlene Edwards

What Are Reading Levels?
prepared by Darlene Edwards

Reading Levels Correlation Chart
prepared by Darlene Edwards

Reading Levels (at our library)
prepared by Darlene Edwards