Brain post-its, half-thoughts, and resources -- tagged so I can find them again.

#WeNeedDiverseBooks Campaign kicks off today! →

diversityinya:

We asked author Ellen Oh, one of the authors and bloggers spearheading the #WeNeedDiverseBooks campaign, to tell us about the genesis of the campaign. Here’s what she told us:

While diversity initiatives have been on my mind for a very long time, this particular hashtag campaign struck me hard…

(via weneeddiversebooks)

— 2 months ago with 167 notes
From Baby to Preschooler: Early Childhood Health Resources →

I attended a great InfoPeople webinar today presented by Kelli Ham. I often blank at on-the-spot questions about health care and childhood development, so it’s nice to have these resources in one spot.

Link from the presentation: Great websites and resources for health-related reference questions from parents. 

Also an app recommendation: Let’s Play

— 3 months ago
#health  #childhood development  #healthcare  #resources  #reference 
Aprendiendo

Getting better at Spanish! Helpful library-specific vocab here and here.

— 3 months ago with 1 note
#spanish  #vocabulary  #jargon 
20 After-School Activities That Are Actually Fun →
— 3 months ago
#crafts  #stem  #legos  #Activities  #programming 
Early Literacy Talking Points Ages 0-2 →

So handy to have these at the tip of my fingers for storytime messages and interacting with caregivers.

— 4 months ago
#early literacy  #talking points  #toddlers 
5 Spanish Finger Plays for Preschoolers →

Using “Mi Carita Redondita” at toddler storytime this week! Hoping to add the ukulele to it another week.

— 4 months ago
#spanish  #fingerplays  #storytime  #toddlers  #preschool 
Preschool Shadow Science | ALSC Blog →

For the next time I do a shadow storytime — plus activities?

— 5 months ago
#storytime  #preschool  #shadows  #STEM 

Mmm Ahh Went the Little Green Frog: Storytime Song

Love this song. 

— 5 months ago
#frogs  #animals  #songs  #toddlers  #preschool  #storytime 
Toddler Storytime: Favourite Read Alouds - Jbrary →
— 5 months ago
#storytime  #toddlers