The simple and enjoyable act of sharing books helps your child learn pre-reading skills such as undestanding the sounds letters make, developing a bigger vocabulary, and building background knowledge - all important skills that help prepare your child for learning to read and entering kindergarten.
Logan Library's 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program is a fun, exciting, and free way to start your child on the path to success! Any child ages birth to five years can participate.
Yes. To receive your child's prize and be part of our in-house celebration you must turn in a hard copy reading record, however, you can simply color in the bubble reading record to submit and you will still have your title record safely in your app.
If you read three stories a day (or one story three times a day) you will be finished in less than 1 year. If you read one story a day, you will be finished in less than three years. The trick is simple consistency!
It is expected that the program will take months or years to complete. The only time limit is completion before your child enters Kindergarten.
Yes. Every story counts: storytime, preschool stories, reading with siblings or grandparents, as well as your reading with your own child.
No. Many children want to hear the same book over and over. Each time you read it counts.
No. The purpose of this program is to support on-going reading. Start counting what you read today. You will be surprised how quickly they add up.
No. Your baby can benefit from reading as soon as he or she is born.
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