The Resource Lending Library provides materials designed for child care providers to check out and use in their programs. The annual membership fee is only $15! You can apply anytime and have access to additional materials to use in your program now.
Available items include: (Click on the link for a complete inventory)
THEME BOXES: A tool to support active, developmentally appropriate learning focused on a specific theme. Each box includes activities, books, games, and curriculum. Boxes for Infant / Toddler and Preschool ages.
LITERACY BAGS: Each bag contains a story and props featuring imagery based on the book that makes story time a hands-on active learning experience.
ALPHABET ALLEY: Each letter of the alphabet is presented as a mini-unit designed to give children practice with letter recognition. In addition, several theme boxes are aligned with Utah’s specific guidelines about teaching children to develop effective communication skills through listening, speaking, and writing. We include materials on fundamental language, math, science, social studies, writing, and thinking skills, as well as developmentally appropriate games and activities to support literacy development.
STORY STRETCHERS: Each story stretcher contains two books and activity ideas to s-t-r-e-t-c-h the theme of the story into other activity areas.
RESOURCES: Subject areas include Math, Science, Social Studies, Art, Creative Drama, Literacy and Language Arts, Character Education, Nutrition & Cooking, and Physical Education. Also die-cuts availible.