Ready to Read Alaska has 10 different Raise a Reader bags. Each bag contains 5 – 6 resource/ continuing education books for adult caregivers. The bags do not have board or picture books for children; they are intended for use by adults only.
- Raise a Reader bags are loaned for 3 weeks. Kits are renewable.
- If sent to location outside of Anchorage, the loan period is 6 weeks.
- Only one Raise a Reader bag may be checked out at a time.
Questions about kits?
Suggestions For Using the Raise a Reader Bags:
- Learn about a new early literacy topic
- Hone your current skills
- Get fun ideas for programming and storytime
Raise a Reader Bag Themes
- Arts & Crafts
- Baby Playtime
- Baby Sign Language
- Brain Development & Research
- Math & Numbers
- Songs & Rhymes
- Storytime #1
- Storytime #2
- Toddler Playtime