Early Literacy Resources

Every Child Ready to Read Cards
Every Child Ready
Helpful early literacy cards created by the Library of Virginia.
Every Child Ready to Read Reading Tips
Every Child Ready
Learn how to take a Book Picture Walk and find ways to share books with your child.

Grant County Brighter Future Council
Brighter Future
This site will provide you with resources, programs, and ideas specifically geared for the birth-to-five-year-old population and their families.

The Handwashing Song
A helpful song from Jbrary about washing your hands properly.

Imagination Library: Goodnight With Dolly
Imagination Library
Parton will read a book from the Imagination Library every Thursday night at 7 p.m. EST for 10 weeks. The series, adorably called “Goodnight With Dolly,” will feature beloved books like “Llama Llama Red Pajama” by Anna Dewdney, “There’s a Hole in the Log on the Bottom of the Lake” by Loren Long, and even two of Parton’s own children books, “I Am a Rainbow” and “Coat of Many Colors.” If you would like more information about Imagination Library, please contact the library.

My Pre-K
MyPre-K is designed to connect you to lots of great resources in your community that can help prepare your son or daughter for school.

Scholastic Magazines
Daily curriculum for learning from home.

"Starfall Education Foundation is a publicly supported nonprofit organization, 501(c)(3). We create free and low-cost experiences whereby children can successfully learn through exploration. On the Starfall website and in Starfall classrooms, children have fun while learning in an environment of collaboration, wonderment, and play. We teach through positive reinforcement to ensure children become confident, intrinsically motivated, and successful."

Storyline Online
Storyline Online
The SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s award-winning children’s literacy website, Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations. Readers include Viola Davis, Chris Pine, Lily Tomlin, Kevin Costner, Annette Bening, James Earl Jones, Betty White and dozens more.

Story Time From Space
Story Time From Space
“What you cannot imagine, you cannot do” Now imagine Astronauts on the Space Station reading stories to and conducting science experiments for the children of Earth as the world rotates below. Imagine no more…it’s Story Time from Space!