Book M.A.G.I.C.

Did you know that you can help your child develop early literacy skills at the grocery store or while riding in the car? Download our Book MAGIC sheets to find fun activities and strategies you can use to help your child develop early literacy skills wherever you are!

Make Way for Books partners with parent education programs such as Stay and Plays and Group Connections to provide families with simple activities to use throughout the day to help children develop comprehension, vocabulary, and other important skills on the road to reading. Find Book MAGIC at Stay & Plays, Group Connections, and parenting classes offered by our partner agencies. Visit Pima County Parenting Coalition to find a group that is right for you!

Share Books!

Share books with your child every day.

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Book Handling

Help your child learn how books work.

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Animal Sounds

Help your child recognize the sounds of language.

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Rhymes Rock!

Help your child recognize rhyming words.

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Print is Everywhere

Help your child understand that print has meaning.

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Express Yourself!

Encourage your child to express ideas.

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Same and Different

Help your child learn “same” and “different.”

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My Name

Introduce the letters in your child’s name first.

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Talk to Me

Talk to your child throughout the day

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New Words

Help your child learn new words.

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Stories Rule!

Help your child understand stories.

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At Home

Create a literacy-rich environment in your home.

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