Family Literacy

Activities and Lessons

General Websites

Adult Education (AE)

  • ReadWorks provides free lessons and authentic, leveled non-fiction and literacy passages directly to educators (AE)
  • This Day in History provides a wealth of short videos of speeches, audio recordings, and descriptions of events in history (AE)

Interactive Literacy Activities (ILA) and Parent Education (PE)

Educational Opportunities and Tools


General Websites

Early Childhood Education (ECE)

  • Fred Rogers Center features videos, e-books, games, music and other interactive tools that support early literacy (ECE)
  • PNC Grow Up Great is a bilingual initiative to help prepare children for success in school and life (ECE)

Interactive Literacy Activities (ILA) and Parent Education (PE)

  • Be a Learning Hero partners with trusted experts bringing you the best resources to help your child succeed in school (ILA, PE)
  • Parent Toolkit App is designed to help you to navigate your child’s growth and development from Pre-K through 12th grade (PE)
  • PBS Kids has resources and multimedia activities for parents and children focusing on school readiness and learning (ILA, PE)
  • Physical Activity Newsletters has family focused physical activities developed by TIU11 for the statewide Keystone Kids Go! (ILA, PE)
  • Reading Rockets has recommended resources for Family Literacy (ILA, PE)
  • Zero to Three has resource for parents and professionals working with families of children ages birth to three (ILA, PE)

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