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Children's Picture Books and Literature
Educational Links for Preschool and Elementary

Picture books to read, listen or view on video:
  • Book PALS - Storyline Online: Children's picture books online [YouTube videos] with suggested activities
  • International Children's Digital Library: Picture books from around the world > Ages 3 to 13
  • Unite for Literacy: Original, non-fiction picture books emergent beginning readers of all ages to read online in any mobile device. Features include predictable, rhythmic language; images with clear, familiar subjects; and text that ranges from one word up to a few sentences per page.

Activities and crafts for picture Books & literature:

  • DLTK's Children's Book Breaks: Great bookmarks, crafts, coloring pages, mini-books and other activities to go along with some of your favorite children's books, fables, fairy tales, nursery rhymes and more!
  • A Rhyme A Week: Nursery Rhymes for Early Literacy by Laura B. Smolkin (PDF Format Only)
    Adapt this 5-day program to your curriculum needs, include related learning, arts & craft activity.

Picture Book List:

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