Start developing essential language skills with these early literacy activities for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.
ABC Read With MeParents and caregivers are a child’s most important teacher. Help your child develop essential language skills by doing these early literacy activities together every day.
Bringing the Joy of Books to Young ReadersEnjoy weekday storytimes brought directly to you by our expert children's librarians as they read beloved books, sing songs, and share early literacy tips.
Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and MathIt is never too early to introduce your child to concepts they’ll need for creative, mathematical, and scientific thinking later on. Each of our STEAM storytimes includes an activity guide so you can experience the joy of science, technology, art, and math at home!
Themes, Songs, Videos, and More!Our At Home Storytime guides allow you to conduct your own storytime from home! Explore our guides in English and Spanish.
Develop Early Literacy & Numeracy SkillsExplore colors, shapes, animals, feelings, art, transportation, family and friends, and more with this activity guide for at-home learning and play. Download the guide in English and Spanish.
Songs for Our ChildrenListen to an original album created by children's librarians at NYPL. Each song encourages early literacy skills that you can do with your child every day!
Online DiscussionsShare your experiences, hear from other caregivers, and receive tips from librarians about recommended resources.