September 2021 Literacy Activities

A full month of literacy activities to share with your child!

Download your calendar using the links below or visit your local Palliser library branch for a printed copy. Then scroll down for book recommendations, printables, and other resources to go along with your calendar!

 

September Early Literacy Calendar

Download September Early Literacy Calendar (for infants and pre-school children)

 

September Children's Literacy Calendar

Download September Children's Literacy Calendar (for elementary-aged children)

 

 

September Early Literacy Calendar

(For infants and pre-schoolers)

Don't have your September Early Literacy Calendar yet? Download it for free here or visit your local library for a printed copy.

 

September 6th: Read a book about insects that are active in the late summer.

 

September 10th: Play a favorite song and clap, march, spin, and tap.

 

New at the Library

 

Books for Parents

 

 

 

September Children's Literacy Calendar

(For elementary-aged children)

Don't have your September Children's Literacy Calendar yet? Download it for free here or visit your local library for a printed copy.

 

September 3rd: Read a Greek myth.

 

September 4th: Read a book about going back to school.

 

September 6th: Read a book about insects that are active in the late summer.

 

September 8th: Celebrate Literacy Day with a new chapter book.

 

September 10th: Learn how to do the limbo.

 

September 13th: Practice your karaoke skills.

 

September 14th: Read a joke book and share your favorite joke.

 

September 16th: Listen to an audiobook or Read-to-Me book.

 

September 17th: Explore a new world with a science fiction book.

 

September 20th: Read a book about Terry Fox.

 

September 23rd: Learn a new Sign Language word.

Everyone should learn basic words in sign language, so we can make be friends with people of all abilities. Check out the resources below to learn some new words! How many can you memorize together?

 

September 25th: Read a comic book for National Comic Book Day.

 

September 28th: Read a non-fiction (true) story.

 

September 30th: Learn how Orange Shirt Day got its name.