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Prepare your child to read by talking, singing, reading, writing and playing.

Good ideas for learning through play

You are your child’s first teacher and play is one of the best ways to learn. Watch these short videos (3 minutes or less) for play ideas organized by theme and age.

Bath Time

Bath time provides young children a wonderful opportunity to explore, discover and learn. Make the most of this time through engaging conversation (introduce new words) and science or pre-math skills (introduce new ideas).

More Good Idea Videos


Encourage your child’s discovery and curiosity through gardening.

More fun learning resources

Find recorded Preschool Storytimes and library articles with more tips on early childhood development.


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