Early Literacy Tips

Early Literacy Calendar


Looking for new ways to engage young ones and get excited about Early Literacy? This printable calendar from the Colorado State and Library and Growing Readers Together has new activities for every day of the year!

Colorado Day by Day Calendar

Early Literacy Reminders in Storytime


A key component of early literacy storytimes is sharing information with parents and caregivers through handouts and early literacy reminders.

Many libraries find it most effective to add a verbal message for caregivers during storytime.  Using reminders that flow naturally into what is already happening in storytime can help make giving reminders easier and more fluid.


Check out some of the reminders CLEL members have provided and make them your own.