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Smart Arts: Enhancing early literacy through creativity

Resources to support early literacy and creative opportunities in early childhood settings.

Links to the Library

Early Childhood Guidelines


This guide was created to help you find resources that support early literacy and creativity in early childhood settings. You are invited to think big about how arts experiences can help your children get ready to read.

Use the tabs to discover just a few of the great children's books available at your local library as well as relevant links to other online resources.

Research about the value of the arts in early childhood

Art and Craft