Nari Ferderer

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San José Public Library is proud to announce that our educational resource ABCmouse will soon be available for at-home use. ABCmouse is an interactive and engaging resource with over 8,500 fun-filled learning activities for children ages 2 to 8. Currently, these features are only available within the San José Libraries. We will soon be offering library cardholders a way to access this wonderful learning tool from home devices. With your library card, you’ll be able to check-out and use ABCmouse outside of the library for 4 weeks. The home check-out comes complete with all of the same learning games and...Read more...
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Wee Play Early Education friends: Conroy Cougar, Sixbot Robot, Emilia Puppy, Kato Kitty, and Bolt Bird
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 sjpl.org/events to find library programs and events near you! January 2017 I February 2017 I March 2017 I April 2017 I May 2017 I June 2017 I July 2017 July 2017 Calendar of Activities 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...Read more...
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Wee Play Early Education friends: Conroy Cougar, Sixbot Robot, Emilia Puppy, Kato Kitty, and Bolt Bird
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 sjpl.org/events to find library programs and events near you! June 2017 Calendar of Activities June 1: Sign up for our Summer Reading Challenge at your nearest branch! June 2: Identify the different sounds you hear June 3: Share nursery rhymes June 4: Name the shapes you see in the clouds June 5: Name the different animals that live on a farm June 6: Paint with water outside on the ground June 7: Talk about libraries and...Read more...
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Wee Play Early Education friends: Conroy Cougar, Sixbot Robot, Emilia Puppy, Kato Kitty, and Bolt Bird
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 sjpl.org/events to find library programs and events near you! January 2017 I February 2017 I March 2017 I April 2017 I May 2017 May 2017 Calendar of Activities May 1: Practice making the letter M shape using spaghetti noodles, string or q-tips May 2: Share one thing that made you smile today with a pet or favorite toy. May 3: Play a game of I Spy, and look for things that begin with the letter M...Read more...
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Wee Play Early Education friends: Conroy Cougar, Sixbot Robot, Emilia Puppy, Kato Kitty, and Bolt Bird
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 sjpl.org/events to find library programs and events near you! January 2017 I February 2017 I March 2017 I April 2017 April 2017 Calendar of Activities April 1: Knock Knock! Its April Fool’s Day! Tell a joke to someone in your home today. April 2: Bring out the crayons and play around with the colors. What two colors mix together to make green? April 3: Go on a shape hunt around the house. Where do you see...Read more...
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Wee Play Early Education friends: Conroy Cougar, Sixbot Robot, Emilia Puppy, Kato Kitty, and Bolt Bird
Play, learn, and grow together everyday with our printable monthy calendar of activities you can do each day throughout the month with your child.Read more...
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Wee Play Early Education friends: Conroy Cougar, Sixbot Robot, Emilia Puppy, Kato Kitty, and Bolt Bird
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 sjpl.org/events to find library programs and events near you! February 2017 Calendar of Activities For a month of fun and bonding with your young child, try some or all of these early literacy activity ideas. Follow each day, or jump around to find your favorite activities. Every day you play, talk and learn with your child will help lead them towards a successful future. Feburary 1: Look outside the window. What is the weather like today?...Read more...
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Wee Play Early Education friends: Conroy Cougar, Sixbot Robot, Emilia Puppy, Kato Kitty, and Bolt Bird
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 sjpl.org/events to find library programs and events near you! January January 2017 Calendar of Activities Start the new year with a new set of early literacy activities to do with your child. These activities can be done at home or out and about. January 1: Name three new things you want to learn to do this year. January 2: LIBRARY CLOSED - Read your favorite book today. January 3: What was your favorite book that you...Read more...
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Kids tumbling with the words play, learn and grow together.
Check out our printable calendar of simple activities to do with young children to help build their early literacy skills every day.Read more...
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Play, Learn and Grow Together
November 2016 Calendar Previous 2016 Calendars: October I September I August l July | June | May | April | March | February | January November 1: Visit the library and look for a book about turkeys. November 2: Today is “Look for Circles Day.” How many circles can you find in one hour? November 3: Learn about textures. Touch something smooth, rough, cold, warm, soft and hard. November 4: How many months are left in the year? November 5: What noise does a turkey make? What about a duck, or a goose? November 6: Sing “If You’re Happy and...Read more...
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