Booklist search results

Baby and Toddler Storytime @ Milliken Mills, Nov 16th: Phonological Awareness / I Hear Words!

by AntheaB | 5 items

Books used for Baby and Toddler Storytime that emphasize phonological awareness, or the ability to hear the smaller sounds in words (phonemes and syllables) and which words rhyme. (Remember: I hear words!) This skill will be essential to success in reading later in life. Songs, nursery rhymes and rh...

Created on: November 16, 2011

Five Under-The-Radar Mystery Series

by BryanGRobinson | 5 items

These are five mystery series that might not be to you as well-known as others. We have most of one of the series in the basement and another of the series is mostly in paperback. While our basement is not handicap-accessible, we always can get a book for you. Just ask a staff member. Paperbacks oft...

Created on: September 16, 2021

BKLYN STEM Board Books

by BklynRachelP | 20 items

Here's a list of developmentally appropriate board books for infants and toddlers that illustrate science, technology, engineering, or math concepts in simple ways. And remember, every book has STEM concepts in it! It is all about the language we use with very young children to talk about the book t...

Created on: April 19, 2018

Brower Park Storytime 2019-06-11: Isolation, Journeys, Letters

by BKLYNJezz | 3 items

Today we remember Layleen Polanco Xtravaganza, a black trans woman who died in solitary confinement on Riker's Island on June 7th, 2019: https://www.thecut.com/2019/06/activists-demand-justice-layleen-polanco-who-died-at-rikers.html Today's storytime includes themes of isolation, letters and journe...

Created on: June 11, 2019

Baby and Toddler Storytime Week 2: Print Motivation / I <3 Books!

by AntheaB | 4 items

Books used for Baby and Toddler Storytime (0-36 months) that develop Print Motivation or, simply, the love of books and reading. This skill is crucial to reading success later in life because if children see reading as a positive experience, they will be more motivated to learn to read themselves. T...

Created on: October 15, 2011

Family Storytime @ TC Apr. 25, 2013 - Learning New Vocabulary Words!

by happyphi | 11 items

We all learn some new vocabulary words each and every day, especially for pre-school children who are being prepared to go to school. It is very important to expose as many new vocabulary words to your children as possible. That way, they will eventually remember them and will use them in their ever...

Created on: April 26, 2013

Baby's First Books

by BKLYNChristinaF | 16 items

When selecting books for your baby, try to find ones with simple illustrations and few words. Babies love to look at photos of other babies. They also learn by touching: so try touch-and-feel or flap books. Books with rhythm, rhyme and repetition help build early literacy skills. Here is a selection...

Created on: December 27, 2016

Baby and Toddler Storytime Week 1: Hello!

by mgarza_markham | 10 items

Books used in Baby Storytime and Toddler Storytime for Week 1 (Introduction). These books are generally about saying hello and meeting people. They also support the six essential pre-literacy skills in accordance with Markham Public Library's Early Literacy Strategy.

Created on: April 03, 2011

Baby and Toddler Storytimes at Milliken Mills - Week 1

by AntheaB | 5 items

Books used in Baby Storytime and Toddler Storytime for Week 1 (Introduction). These books support the six essential pre-literacy skills in accordance with Markham Public Library's Early Literacy Strategy. These skills are Letter Knowledge, Print Awareness, Vocabulary, Print Motivation, Narrative Aw...

Created on: October 06, 2011