Did you know singing, talking, and playing with babies and young children builds the skills they need to do well in school? Research shows the more words children hear by the time they enter kindergarten, the more likely they are to succeed.
With TALK, text messages suggest simple activities parents can try at home with their child. Activities don’t require any special materials. Most take less than 20 minutes to complete, but the benefits last a lifetime.
Text TALK to 77453
TALK is a service is for parents and caregivers of children 5 and under in Washtenaw County.
This project is funded with a Library Services and Technology Act grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services administered by the Library of Michigan.