January is a great time to look for a fresh start, get some inspiration and reassess what you are doing and where you want to go with your early literacy program. With that thought in mind, here are some great sources for fresh ideas to get 2017 off to a great start!
Looking for flannel board and story time ideas? Hop on over to Flannel Friday! Here, a different host is featured each week so you get a great variety in styles and ideas!
Want to get some new ideas for creative play? Reading with Red has a great variety of hands on activities, and some amazing early literacy sensory centers!
Need to train staff on how to do story time? Or maybe you just want a fresh take? Jbrary has an enormous play list of YouTube videos that will help you do all that and more! From egg shaker songs to lullabies, this is a great source for renewing and refreshing your story time.
Finally, Babies Need Words by ALSC is a must- here you can find a blog tour with all the best and brightest early literacy blogs out there- as well customizable free printable posters in English and Spanish that will help you get the word out about early literacy.