This blog is home to literacy activities in a variety of categories. Browse these below.
Picture Book Activities
Themed Literacy Activities
Activities in these posts come from my story time archives and other educational sites around the web.
- Community Helpers
- Dogs (at LibraryAdventure.com)
- Health and Fitness
- Science (at LibraryAdventure.com)
Early Literacy in Everyday Places
This is a series focusing on original ideas for promoting early literacy in everyday places and around the house.
- Baseball Game
- Christmas Tree
- Grocery Store
- Living Room
- Movie Theater
- Washing Machine
The Magic Envelope is a story time trick I learned from Sharon at Rain Makes Applesauce. Her post, including instructions for making and using the magic envelope, can be found here. Below are links to outlines for story times I have done in the library where I used a magic envelope. Scroll through each plan and look for "Magic Envelope" to find my comments on how it worked and how it was received.
Literacy activities for each letter of the alphabet can be found here.
Library Adventure Posts
I have written several posts about literacy at LibraryAdventure.com: