Family Literacy Calendar for K-1

Grade Level Reading Lists

One of the most common questions from kids and parents is for recommendations based on grade level. Here are our recommendations for grades one through six. 

Homework Help K-6

Online tools to help tackle elementary school homework.

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Learning Tools

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Blog Posts

CADL youth librarians are your partner in nurturing your love of reading.

Find and play all of our Digital Escape Room Challenges!
All summer long, CADL will be providing you with a chance to win a $50 Visa Gift Card by correctly answering a question about one of our virtual events.
What is the "Summer Slide," and how can you prevent it from happening to your kids?
This contest is now closed. Any CADL Children or Teens who completed their Summer Reading Challenge track were eligible to enter this essay contest.

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Upcoming Events

Grab & Go Blind Date Movie Night--Halloween Edition (All ages)

Friday Oct 23, 2020 10:00am - 7:00pm Okemos Want to have a special movie night with the family? Request a Halloween Blind Date Movie Night package from CADL Okemos. It includes two family-friendly movies and some treats! Available Oct. 19-31, while supplies last. Call 517-3472021x3, or type your request into the "I am picking up something else" box at MyTimeRead More

*Full STEAM Ahead--Online! (Age 7 & up)

Friday Oct 23, 2020 4:30pm - 5:30pm Okemos Join us online on Fridays from Sept. 11-Dec. 11 for games to help you learn about logic, strategy, math, engineering and art. *Registration required by emailing wuh@cadl.org. You will receive an email with instructions on joining the Microsoft Teams group. (Microsoft Team instructionsRead More
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Staff Picks

Tom S. Recommends

Queen of the Sea
The tiny island where she has grown up is the only world preteen Margaret has ever known.  Raised  by a handful of nuns and their domestic servants – the island’s only...
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Cheryl L. Recommends

Alice's Magic Garden: Before the Rabbit Hole
A picture book that is a testament to the power of imagination in combating loneliness, this story is a creative take on what may have come before Alice's journey into the rabbit hole.
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