Take Home Book Program

Research has proven that reading aloud daily is one of the most effective ways parents can help their children become successful readers. Unfortunately, many parents do not know how to effectively engage their children in a read aloud.

take home book program in preschool

Take Home Book Program

Have you ever heard the African proverb, “It takes a village?” We may be excellent teachers but without the support of the parents our jobs can become even more difficult.

With higher standards to meet and larger class sizes to deal with we need as much help as we can get and parents are the key. If we want our students and their families to reap rewards from reading aloud together then we must provide them with the tools they need to be successful.

Take Home Book Program Volume 2 for #preschool and #kindergarten

Are you tired of begging the parents of your students to read to them every night?

Could your parents benefit from step-by-step directions for reading aloud to their child?

Is keeping track of who has which book a nightmare?

Do your families have limited access to books?

Do your families need help selecting appropriate books to read aloud to their children?

Take Home Book Program Vol 3: Nursery Rhymes
The Take-Home Book Program will help you:

  • Provide the parents of your students with step-by-step directions to make reading aloud to their children a positive and productive experience.
  • Communicate exactly what you want parents to do when reading aloud so they will be more likely to read to their children on a consistent basis.
  • Work smarter, not harder by establishing a simple, easy to use book checkout system.
  • Provide families with access to fun, engaging, and age appropriate books to read at home.
  • Meet state or national standards by partnering with parents and involving them directly in their child’s education.

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Volume 1 of the Take-Home Book Program in PDF format contains:

  • Instructions for setting-up a book checkout system that students as young as 4 years old can use independently
  • Parent Contract
  • Reminder Notes for late books
  • Program Certificate
  • 8 Parent instruction cards (see list of book titles below)

Take Home Book Program for #preschool and #kindergarten
Volume 2 of the Take-Home Book Program in PDF format contains:

  • Instructions for setting-up a book checkout system that students as young as 4 years old can use independently
  • Parent Contract
  • Reminder Notes for late books
  • Program Certificate
  • 8 Parent instruction cards- different from those in Volume 1 (see list of book titles below)

Take Home Book Program Volume 3: Nursery Rhymes
Volume 3 of the Take-Home book Program in PDF contains:

  • Instructions for setting-up a book checkout system that students as young as 4 years old can use independently
  • Parent Contract
  • Reminder Notes for late books
  • Program Certificate
  • 8 Parent instruction cards for 8 different nursery rhymes- (see list of book titles below)

Benefits of using the Take-Home Book Program:

  • Involve families in their child’s education.
  • Encourage oral language development through questions provided on cards.
  • Increase comprehension skills.
  • Develop early literacy skills such as identifying letters, letter sounds, and rhyming.
  • Social emotional development such as separation anxiety.
  • Learn how to follow rules and develop responsibility.
  • Foster motivation to read.

The detailed directions included will help you set-up and maintain your take-home book program and the contract introduces and explains the system to parents.

take home book program in preschool
Volume 1 of the Take-Home Book Program includes parent instruction sheets for the following 8 books:

*Books are not included*

Take Home Book Program Volume 2 for #preschool and #kindergarten
Volume 2 of the Take-Home Book Program includes parent instruction sheets for the following 8 books:

*Books are not included*

Take Home Book Program Volume 3: Nursery Rhymes
Volume 3 of the Take-Home Book Program includes parent instruction sheets for the following 8 nursery rhymes:

  • Humpty Dumpty
  • Jack and Jill
  • Hickory Dickory Dock
  • Hey Diddle Diddle
  • Little Miss Muffet
  • Mary Had a Little Lamb
  • Little Boy Blue
  • Muffin Man

*Books are not included*

Additional materials you will need to start your own Take-Home Book system:

  • Books (see titles above)
  • Index cards
  • Glue stick
  • Library pockets
  • Poster board
  • Cardstock
  • Scissors
  • Computer printer
  • Bags to hold books
  • Laminating film

*Books are not included*

Volume 1 of the Take-Home Book Program {17 pages} $3
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Volume 2 of the Take-Home Book Program {17 pages} $3
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Volume 3 of the Take-Home Book Program {17 pages} $3
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