The Library's Early Literacy Program

For Toddlers

What Do You See?

Talk & Read Explore lots of words with your child.


What Do You See?

Look in a mirror with your little one and talk about your faces and bodies. Where are your eyes? Find your hands! Do you know where your elbows are? Body parts are important words to learn!


Fee Fi Fo Fum: Fee fi fo fum

Fee fi fo fum, (bounce hand as fist)

See my fingers, see my thumb. (show fingers and thumb)

Fee fi fo fum, (bounce hand)

Goodbye fingers, goodbye thumb. (Fold fingers in, then your thumb, too!)


Click the book jackets to find these books and more at the Library.

  • Baby Faces : A Book of Happy, Silly, Funny babies
  • American Babies
  • Look at You! A Baby Body Book


Friday, May 6

  • 9:30 a.m., Storytime, Ash Grove Branch
  • 10 a.m., Storytime, Midtown Carnegie Branch
  • 10 a.m., Storytime, Library Station

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