Welcome to WiserKids, a blog designed to help you and your kids grow, learn, read, play and explore with the library and beyond. Written and managed by youth librarians at Cedar Mill and Bethany Libraries, we strive to help grow readers and life-long learners. We offer reading recommendations, early literacy info, fun learning ideas, library info, and more. We hope you find something helpful here- whether you are a parent, librarian, child care provider, educator or anyone else who shares an interest in growing readers.
Building your child's early literacy skills is something you can do throughout the regular routine of your day- in the car, at the grocery store, [...]
Even in winter, kids can find wildlife to watch. Create an atmosphere that promotes engaged learning. Encourage your kids to ask questions, make predictions, observe the world around [...]
Claudia is done with the boring every day life of the average kid and the injustices she faces as the oldest sister. It seems that [...]