Family Literacy Calendar for K-1

See your child’s reading skills improve with a little practice every day. This calendar provides a daily activity idea related to an essential skill designed especially for children in kindergarten and first grade.


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

Learn a language, explore careers, practice tests and more.

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Blog Posts

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

June 1–Aug. 6, 2022
Join the celebration with reading and activities for your little ones. 
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These new titles bring a fresh viewpoint to both historic events and contemporary life.

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Upcoming Events

Bubble Magic (All ages)

Wednesday Jun 29, 2022 1:00pm - 2:00pm Okemos Enjoy itty-bitty or giant bubble-making outside (weather permitting)!? 
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Wednesday Game Days (Ages 6-15)

Wednesday Jun 29, 2022 3:00pm - 4:00pm Leslie Get your game on with board games and the Nintendo Switch, every Wednesday all summer long.
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Staff Picks

Tina G. Recommends

Welcome Back
Wonderful book on how a young girl and her best friends deal with her being retained because of a reading disability.
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John T. Recommends

Fraggle Rock Omnibus
After helping launch Sesame Street and creating The Muppet Show, puppeteer Jim Henson's next major TV series was Fraggle Rock! With the franchise due for a 2022 revival, this is the perfect time...
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