Monona Library Children & Families

Options for Children & Families to Stay Engaged During Coronavirus

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FACEBOOK EVENTS

VIRTUAL TOURS 

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READ A BOOK

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OFFLINE ACTIVITIES & IDEAS

RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES

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Read the Kids Naturally newsletter.

Deborah Proctor, Wisconsin Master Naturalist, shares tips and ideas on how to unplug your children and grandchildren and get them into the great outdoors where they can learn naturally.

HELPFUL TOOL FOR PARENTS

The first five years of life can set the stage for success in school and later in life. It is important to ensure that every child is supported during this critical time of development.

4-C, in collaboration with United Way of Dane County, is happy to offer you a unique opportunity to learn more about your child’s development. Ages & Stages Questionnaires (ASQ) Click here.

Early Literacy Skills


What can you do to help your child build literacy skills? Click here for resources and a literacy tip of the month.

TIPS FOR RAISING A READER!


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EARLY LITERACY
1000 Books Before Kindergarten 

1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a reading program which encourages parents and caregivers to provide positive, nurturing early experiences by daily reading aloud to their children ages birth to five.



EARLY LEARNING 


The AWE Early Literacy Station is a dynamic computer for children ages 2-8; programs can be played in Spanish & English.
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Free Wi-Fi Access

Charter and TDS are offering free temporary broadband and Wi-Fi access to households with K-12 and/or college students who do not already have a broadband subscription.

  • CHARTER  To enroll call 1-844-488-8395. 
  • TDS For info call 1-888-287-8156