Virtual High Hopes Early Literacy Storytime

Infants & Toddlers 
YouTube (Episodes released Oct. 1)

Parents can increase their children's brain and vocabulary development through talking, reading and singing together. Virtual High Hopes Early Literacy Storytime is led by a children's librarian with lots of experience teaching early literacy. These videos feature songs, fingerplays and rhymes. They also include tips on how to teach your baby or toddler important literacy skills every day.
If you'd like more ideas or support, please contact the library's Children's Department at 236-5208.

Additional Resource

Talking is Teaching
"Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing" is a public awareness and action campaign that helps parents recognize their power to boost their children’s early brain and vocabulary development through simple, everyday actions - like describing things while walking outside, or singing songs together during bath time. Using books, parent videos, text messaging, social media, and information from expert partners, Talking is Teaching empowers parents and caregivers with fun and easy ways to improve their babies' learning.