For 23 years the Children’s Literacy Foundation (CLiF) has supported and inspired young readers and writers and their families in every corner of New Hampshire and Vermont.
Here’s a list of free online resources to help entertain and inspire young readers and writers, as well to help adults share books and stories with children. Enjoy!
Looking for ways to help inspire young readers and writers at home? Cartooning. Writing Prompts and Tips. Read-Alouds. And more! We’ve compiled lots of fun, easy-to-use resources. This is a collection of tips, ideas, and materials you all can enjoy.
Need ideas for easy and entertaining literacy activities for kids at home or in the classroom? Here’s a huge collection of ideas for helping inspire kids to read and write more. Check them out!
Do you sometimes find it challenging to share books and stories with young kids? These videos are designed to help you if you’re reading with babies, pre-schoolers, or school-aged children. If you work at a childcare center or Head Start program, there is a special video for you, too!
On CLiF’s website we offer recordings of many inspiring online presentations by children’s authors, illustrators, storytellers, and others. Here’s a sample of some awesome presenters, as well as links to their presentations:
Marek Bennett – Cartoonist
Simon Brooks – Storyteller
Jason Chin – Author/Illustrator
John & Jennifer Churchman – Authors and Farmers
Matt Forrest Esenwine – Poet
Duncan McDougall – Storyteller
Jan Reynolds – Author/Photographer/Adventurer
Steve Swinburne – Nature Writer
Ashley Wolff – Author/Illustrator