Wild About Books GLU Kit-Literacy Educational Tool
The Wild About Books GLU Kit was developed to nurture children’s early passion for learning, instill in them a strong love of literature and reading, and help guarantee their success in school and life. Activity ideas ensure children carry a love for learning with them wherever they go, encourage the use of literature to stay connected with family and friends, and help children find comfort in literature. As with all Growing, Learning, Understanding (GLU) kits, activities are meant to be adaptable for a variety of ages and levels. Please utilize proven research and information regarding the development of young children, along with careful observation and understanding of your own children, to choose and adapt activities appropriately. Kit Contents: • Wild About Books • Tomas and the Library Lady • A Family of Poems • Overview • Theme/Activity Outline • Activity Ideas • Variety of Activity and Information Sheets focusing on nurturing a love of reading and the encouragement and use of literature to stay connected with loved ones.