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Mid-Michigan Library League

Youth Services

Resources for Youth Services

The Mid-Michigan Youth Services Commitee meets monthly via Zoom on the third Monday of the month.  Upcoming meetings:

  • Monday, April 18, 2022, 10:00 a.m.
  • Monday, May 16, 2022, 10:00 a.m.

Join the Zoom meetings:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84897533766?pwd=WU41dHJPamUyb2lpMFFhbzhtSFAwUT09 

Meeting Notes:

MMLL Google Drive space 

MMLL YouTube Channel 

Join the MiYouth Listserv, created for Michigan public library staff to share and discuss children and teen programming and services.

Youth Services Resources

CSLP - Collaborative Summer Library Program

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MeL eResources Oceans of Possibilities Summer 2022

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General Links for Youth Services Resources

https://www.michigan.gov/libraryofmichigan/0,9327,7-381-88855_89743---,00.html

http://www.ala.org/pla/resources/tools/youth-services

http://www.ala.org/alsc/

Child Development

https://medlineplus.gov/childdevelopment.html

http://www.pbs.org/parents/child-development/

http://talkingisteaching.org/assets/public-files/CDC_LangSkills.PDF

https://www.michigan.gov/mde/0,4615,7-140-28753_74161-490688--,00.html

Storytime

http://www.earlylit.net/storytime-resources/

http://www.earlylit.net/handouts-and-activities/

https://kcls.org/content/

https://jbrary.com/   AND https://www.youtube.com/user/Jbrary

https://klmpeace.wordpress.com/rhymes-for-baby-and-toddler-storytimes/#20

https://www.nurseryrhymes.org/nursery-rhymes.html

http://www.child2000.org/lit-tips.htm

Booklists

http://www.nea.org/grants/886.htm

https://www.cbcbooks.org/readers/reading-lists/

http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/notalists

https://nyti.ms/2yLLXXa

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FdfhLYbS_8w

www.libraryideas.com/vox-books

Blogs

http://blogs.slj.com/afuse8production/

https://www.whatdowedoallday.com/books-for-kids

http://100scopenotes.com/

http://blogs.slj.com/goodcomicsforkids/

Kid’s Websites

http://gws.ala.org/

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/website-lists

https://thekidshouldseethis.com/

Miscellaneous

https://1000booksbeforekindergarten.org/

https://everychildareader.net/

http://readwritethink.org/

https://lincs.ed.gov/publications/pdf/readingk-3.pdf

https://literacyessentials.org/

http://striveforfive.com/

https://www.naeyc.org/resources/topics/literacy

http://talkingisteaching.org/

https://socialjusticebooks.org/guide-for-selecting-anti-bias-childrens-books/

http://teacher.scholastic.com/products/face/pdf/research-compendium/early-literacy.pdf