All Literacy Activities

Black History Month Books for Kids

The following are some of our favorite books for Black History Month (and anytime!). Some describe our different histories while others show the joys and challenges that are shared by children of all colors as they learn and grow.

Books for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

We’ve compiled children’s books to read on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day about Dr. King, fiction and nonfiction books about ordinary people who stand up for what’s right, and stories about helping others and giving back.

Lunch Box Literacy Activity

Help build your child’s literacy skills and strengthen the home school connection with lunch notes featuring jokes, riddles, history facts and more.

Solar System Scale Model

Help kids grasp the scale of the solar system with a model using a common household material—toilet paper.

Best Picture Books of 2014

As 2014 comes to an end, browse this list of our favorite picture books released this year and make sure you’ve read them all!

Thanksgiving Tales

Read these stories to the children in your life to help them see what the spirit of Thanksgiving is really all about.

Table Top Board Game

Let the kids go big by designing their own table top board game. They’ll learn design, teamwork, and so much more!

Books About Adoption

These books about adoption provide stories for a range of ages, as well as questions, discussion topics, photographs, and family activities to share.