Early Literacy Activities to do at Home: July 2017 Calendar

These fun and simple activities are just one way to help develop your child’s pre-reading skills. Pick and choose or try them all! Visit our events page to find library programs and events near you!

July 2017 calendar of early literacy activities to do at home

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July 1: Look for a book about fireworks.

July 2: Tell a favorite stuffed animal one thing that made you smile.

July 3: Try a new food. What did you like and what did you not like about it?

July 4: LIBRARY CLOSED - 4TH OF JULY HOLIDAY

July 5: Identify colors while sorting the laundry.

July 6: Visit the library.

July 7: Talk about what you want to be when you are a grown-up.

July 8: Dance with Gerald and Piggie at St. James Park!

July 9: Look for 10 green objects in your home.

July 10: Visit the library.

July 11: Sing the ABC song.

July 12: Count the number of windows in your home.

July 13: Sing a song during bathtime.

July 14: Count the number of fingers on a grown-ups hand.

July 15: Try to name a different food for each letter of the alphabet.

July 16: Clap to the beat of your favorite song.

July 17: Make a picture.

July 18: Make a house out of pillows and blankets.

July 19: Try a new food today for lunch.

July 20: Practice jumping on one foot.

July 21: Practice tracing letters in a tray of rice.

July 22: Share a book with a grown-up.

July 23: Make up a poem out of nonsense rhymes.

July 24: What rhymes with the word “cat”?

July 25: Play with bubbles.

July 26: Draw a picture of something special to you.

July 27: Count each step as you go up or down stairs.

July 28: Visit the library.

July 29: Talk about a city you want to visit.

July 30: What color clothes are you wearing?

July 31: Try to spell the letters in your name.

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These are great ideas; thanks.

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