Books in a Bag

About The Program

Our BOOKS IN A BAG is a wonderful resource for licensed day cares and Pre-school / Kindergarten teachers.  It is a great way to enhance your classroom curriculum. 

There are 20 topics to choose from and each bag includes:

  • At least 20 books on the topic
  • Brief description of each book
  • Lesson plans including Early Childhood and Kindergarten framework alignments.
  • Finger Plays and Songs
  • Suggested Activities
  • Patterns
  • Clipart

What's Included

Some bags have audio-visual materials such as CD’s and DVD’s.  Some bags have a big book.

The 20 topics available are:

  • Apples
  • Birds
  • Cats
  • Circus
  • Community Helpers
  • Dinosaurs
  • Elephants
  • Family
  • Farm
  • Fire Safety
  • Moon
  • Ocean
  • Pigs
  • Pumpkins
  • Rain
  • Safety
  • Senses
  • Teeth/Dentist
  • Trains
  • Zoo

Funded By

BOOKS IN A BAG was funded in part by the Toys-R-Us grant through the Arkansas Attorney General’s Office; and by Sam’s Clubs of Arkansas, Altrusa International of Jonesboro, and the Friends of the Library.