Sponsored By:

Community Partners:

4Cs of Johnson and Washington Counties

Antelope Lending Library

Coralville Public Library

Johnson County Empowerment

Words Matter Community Action Group

Iowa City AM Rotary

Play to Read

The “Play to Read” program was created by The Iowa Children’s Museum to nurture early literacy skill development in preschool age children. This program provides resources regarding the development of early literacy skills and how these skills can be achieved through play-based literacy kits.

Active play allows children to converse, pretend, and explore their physical environment which benefits all areas of literacy skill development!

Available Literacy Kits:

Body Parts

Color and Shapes

Color Celebrations

Counting

Creativity

Farm Animals

Food

Friendship and Leadership

Goodnight

Life Cycle

Measurements

Rhyming

Science of Water

Shape

Transportation