Raise a Reader Bags

The Raise a Reader bags are intended as continuing education resources for adult caregivers of children aged 0-5. The bags do not have board or picture books for children but instead have 5-6 resource books for adults.

You can use the Raise a Reader bags to:

  • Learn about a new early literacy topics
  • Hone your current skills
  • Get fun ideas for programming and storytime



*The Raise a Reader Bags were created as part of the Ready to Read Alaska project (2008-2021), which was made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Alaska State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act.*