Early Literacy Kits

Northwest Regional Library System offers 18 unique Early Literacy Kits that introduce early literacy skills to preschool-age children. Each kit includes books, toys, and activity ideas that help build language, reading, and critical thinking skills. These kits can be used for library storytimes or as passive programming materials.

Each STEM kit includes a list of contents, games and activities, instructions for use, and programming ideas.

Availability: Full Members Only

Length of Loan: 2 Weeks (unless otherwise noted)

Designated Users: Library Staff and Patrons*

Delivery Method: Statewide Delivery

*In-library use only; kits may not be checked out.

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Learn all about animal characteristics and habitats with the books and activities in this new Early Literacy Kit.

This kit explores color identification, matching, and counting skills.

Explore emotions, feelings, and moods in this social-emotional early literacy kit.

Explore friendship, relationships, and belonging in this social-emotional early literacy kit.

Explore kindness, empathy, and appropriate social behaviors in this social-emotional early literacy kit.

This kit makes learning numbers fun!

This kit makes learning the alphabet fun!

Learn all about site, sound, smell, taste, and touch with the books and activities in this new Early Literacy Kit.

Help prepare children for kindergarten with this kit.

This fairy tales themed kit combines the classic story of The Gingerbread Man with hands-on STEM and literacy activities.

This fairy tales themed kit combines the classic story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears with hands-on STEM and literacy activities.

Explore early literacy skills, fine and gross motor skills and much more with the Learn with Blocks STEM Kit.

Introduce children of all ages to to Ameican Sign Language using the books, Playaway Launchpad, and flash cards in this kit. No prior knowledge is necessary and topics include the alphabet, numbers, people, emotions, animals, and everyday words and phrases, common objects, and more!

This fairy tales themed kit combines the classic story of Little Red Riding Hood with hands-on STEM and literacy activities.

Explore the qualities of sound with this kit for all ages.

This construction-themed kit pairs interactive books with movement.

This fairy tales themed kit combines the classic story of Rapunzel with hands-on STEM activities.

This dinosaur-themed kit focuses on reading books with rich language.

This kit is geared towards children on the autism spectrum.

This kit includes instruments and books with rhythm and rhyme that encourage singing.

This kit includes animal kingdom-themed books that invite participation.

This fairy tales themed kit combines the classic story of The Three Billy Goats Gruff with hands-on STEM and literacy activities.

This fairy tales themed kit combines the classic story of The Three Little Pigs with hands-on STEM and literacy activities.

Take children on a multicultural musical journey begins with easy-to play rhythm instruments handmade by artisans in Africa, India, Central America, South America, and the South Pacific.

This kit makes learning the alphabet fun!

This kit contains yoga mats, a yoga ball, activity books, and the information you need to offer basic yoga activities at your library.