Kids

january, 2020

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9jan3:15 pm- 4:45 pmBFF (K-5)
13jan6:30 pm- 6:50 pmWinter Toddler Time
13jan7:00 pm- 7:45 pmWinter Story Time
15jan10:00 am- 10:20 amWinter Toddler Time
16jan10:00 am- 10:45 amWinter Story Time
16jan3:15 pm- 4:30 pmLicking Park District (K-5)
20jan6:30 pm- 6:50 pmWinter Toddler Time
20jan7:00 pm- 7:45 pmWinter Story Time
22jan10:00 am- 10:20 amWinter Toddler Time
23jan10:00 am- 10:45 amWinter Story Time
23jan3:15 pm- 5:00 pmKids Movie Day: Abominable (K-5)
27jan6:30 pm- 6:50 pmWinter Toddler Time
27jan7:00 pm- 7:45 pmWinter Story Time
29jan10:00 am- 10:20 amWinter Toddler Time
30jan10:00 am- 10:45 amWinter Story Time

Winter Toddler & Story Time

Programs

Beginning the week of January 13

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


BFF (K-5)

Thursday, January 9 from 3:15-4:30PM

Snowflakes

Space is limited for BFF and registration is required by 8:00PM Tuesday, January 7. Please call 740.924.3561 or email jshaw@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register for this month’s BFF. Don’t forget to send a note to school giving permission for your child to walk from the primary school with our staff.


Licking Park District for K-5th Graders

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

Join us with the Licking Parks district as we explore winter adaptations all around us. Call 740-924-3561 or email jshaw@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register. Registration deadline is Tuesday, December 17. Children must have a note to walk from the primary to the library with our staff.


Kids Movie Day:

Abominable

Thursday, January 23 from 3:15–5:00PM

A teen and her friends must outwit some evil villains in order to take a lost Yeti home, in this animated family comedy. Parents, please remember a note needs to be sent to school giving permission for your child to walk with library staff to the library. Space is limited, children need to be registered with the library by Tuesday, January 21. Please call 740.924.3561 or email jshaw@alexandria.lib.oh.us to register.


https://i0.wp.com/www.ebsco.com/sites/g/files/nabnos191/files/acquiadam-assets/explora-button-140.png?resize=64%2C64&ssl=1Explora 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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