Receive Free Books to Your Home

Register here. All children birth to age 5 in Tennessee are eligible to receive a free book each month.

Resources for the Family to Spark Conversation 

Conversation with your child is a primary way for children to learn about new topics and increase vocabulary. Both of these skills play an integral part in reading comprehension down the line. The website below features three apps that you can use as a family to build these literacy skills.

Cultivating Early Literacy Apps

The videos below help prepare children for preschool with lessons on letters, sounding out words, rhyming and more!  

Disney Junior Videos

Sesame Street School Readiness


Looking for the HCS Foundational Literacy Skills Plan? Click here for more info.