Kids

september, 2019

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2sepAll DayLIBRARY CLOSED FOR LABOR DAY
9sep6:30 pm- 6:50 pmFall Toddler Time
9sep7:00 pm- 7:45 pmFall Story Time
11sep10:00 am- 10:20 amFall Toddler Time
12sep10:00 am- 10:45 amFall Story Time
12sep3:15 pm- 5:00 pmKids Movie Day: Secret Life of Pets 2 (K-5th Grade)
16sep6:30 pm- 6:50 pmFall Toddler Time
16sep7:00 pm- 7:45 pmFall Story Time
18sep10:00 am- 10:20 amFall Toddler Time
19sep10:00 am- 10:45 amFall Story Time
19sep3:15 pm- 4:30 pmLicking Park District for K-5th Grade
23sep6:30 pm- 6:50 pmFall Toddler Time
23sep7:00 pm- 7:45 pmFall Story Time
25sep10:00 am- 10:20 amFall Toddler Time
26sep10:00 am- 10:45 amFall Story Time
30sep6:30 pm- 6:50 pmFall Toddler Time
30sep7:00 pm- 7:45 pmFall Story Time

Fall Toddler & Story Time Programs

Beginning the week of September 9, 2019

Little ones will be building friendships as we hear stories, learn finger plays and sing songs. Story time children will also do a simple craft. Registration is required. Please choose a class time then call 740.924.3561 or email kthompson1@alexandria.lib.oh.us to reserve a spot.

Toddler Time (18-36 months old & caregiver): Mondays from 6:30—6:50PM OR Wednesdays from 10:00—10:20AM

Story Time (three, four and five-year olds): Mondays from 7:00—7:45PM; OR Thursdays 10:00AM—10:45AM


Kids Movie Day:

The Secret Life of Pets 2

Thursday, September 12 from 3:15–5:00PM

Continuing the story of Max and his pet friends, following their secret lives after their owners leave them for work or school each day. Library staff will pick up K-3rd grade kids at the primary school and escort them to the story room for movie day. Due to the school dismissal time for 4th and 5th graders, parents will need make transportation arrangements for attending movie day.

Parents, please remember a note needs to be sent to school giving permission to walk over with library staff. Because space is limited, children need to be registered with the library by 4:00PM on Wednesday, September 11. Please contact the library at 740.924.3561 or email lmesser@alexandria.lib.oh.us if you have questions or to register for the movie.


Licking Park District for K-5th Graders

Thursday, September 19 from 3:15–4:30PM

The Alexandria Public Library is happy to be working with the Licking Park District to offer children’s programs on the third Thursday of the month for kids in K – 5th grades. Students need to be registered by Wednesday, September 18 and a note needs to be sent to school giving the kids permission to walk from Northridge Primary to the library with our staff. Due to the school dismissal time for 4th and 5th graders, they will have to make their own transportation arrangements for attending the Licking Park District program. Please contact the library at 740.924.3561 or email cstrong@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register your student.


https://www.ebsco.com/sites/g/files/nabnos191/files/acquiadam-assets/explora-button-140.pngExplora for Primary Students

Helping your student with a project or report? Check out this database of information that is specifically designed for your child. Click here to go to this database.


Novelist K-8 Plus

Trying to find just that right title that you can’t put down or just the next book in your favorite series. Click here.


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FREE eBooks and eAudio Books with Digital Downloads

Find your favorite authors here and download to your phone, tablet, iPod or computer.


worldbookWorld Book: Early World of Learning

An online resource for preschoolers and early elementary grade students. It can be used on any device that connects to the internet, but is optimized for use on an iPad. Early World of Learning includes three interactive learning environments:

  • Trek’s Travels – narrated stories, interactive games, and original videos that teach critical early childhood themes, including numbers, shapes, colors, opposites, and more.
  • Welcome to Reading –  practice to develop and strengthen phonics, vocabulary, phonemic awareness, and comprehension skills.
  • Know It – a visual interactive encyclopedia that will captivate early learners with non-fiction topics of interest and importance to them.

Reading Round the Clock

Reading can happen anytime, anywhere!  And you and your children can explore the joy of reading together with this series of “Reading ‘Round the Clock” flyers and videos that gives easy tips for working reading practice into everyday activities. INFOhio developed them in partnership with the State Library of Ohio, Ohio Educational Library Media Association, and the Ohio PTA, and they are available to all Ohioans for free download. So take a look for great tips on keeping your family reading and preparing your children for Ohio’s Third Grade Reading Guarantee.

Reading on the Screen from TRUE Studios on Vimeo.

Reading for a Purpose from TRUE Studios on Vimeo.

Reading on the Go from TRUE Studios on Vimeo.


EllisonDies

Ellison Dies Available for Use

These dies and machine are available for anyone 12 and older to use during library hours. Bring your own paper, make something special!

For a full list of available dies, please click here: Alexandria_Ellison_Dies.


abcMouse

ABC Mouse!

ABCmouse.com is an educational website for young children that provides online learning activities for 2-6 year old children at preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten levels.


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