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Author Grabarek, Kristin, author.

Title Early learning through play : library programming for diverse communities / Kristin Grabarek and Mary R. Lanni.

Publication Info. Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, An imprint of ABC-CLIO,LLC, [2019]


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 PAS Central Library Reference    R 027.625 GRA    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library Reference.
Description ix, 168 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-164) and index.
Summary This creative guidebook teaches librarians in diverse communities how to develop and implement early learning programming beyond traditional storytimes. • Connects library programs to parents' desire for children to begin formal learning at an early age • Offers a blueprint for making play a sustainable early-learning program series for budgets big and small • Includes ideas for making early learning activities relevant to the six early literacy skills in a public library setting • Emphasizes how library programming can support early childhood development and prepare children for success in kindergarten and beyond • Shares tips for marketing the program to parents and caregivers
Subject Children's libraries -- Activity programs -- United States.
Activity programs in education -- United States.
Play -- Psychological aspects.
Libraries and community -- United States.
Libraries and minorities -- United States.
Added Author Lanni, Mary R., author.
ISBN 9781440865824 (paperback : acid-free paper) $45.00
1440865825 : $45.00

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