Early Literacy Resources

The Colony Public Library offers many early literacy learning tools for your pre-reader.


Early Literacy Computers

The early literacy computers offer games and interactive lessons featuring your child’s favorite characters, like Dora!

Our Story Time programs create a fun place for parents and children to interact with stories.

Online Resources for Preschoolers!

Look at the Library’s home page to find Tumblebooks online books and Muzzy Languages. Both are iPad compatible.


There’s an App for That!

We know that a lot of families are using iPads, thanks to LISD or simply because they have a personal device at home. Check out a few iPad apps for your Early Reader.

Library Apps

Overdrive Media Console 



These apps lets you get free eBooks through the library! We have plenty of books for the your youngsters as well as for you adults.

Other Fun Apps

Shape the Village

Learn about shapes in this fun, interactive app. There is a free lite version to see if you like it.

Word Walk

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This is a series of apps that focus on letter sounds. Great for learning how to read, and they are free!

PBS Kids

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PBS has a bunch of apps for kids to watch videos and play games that are fun and educational.


Have fun and let us know if you find an app you like so that we can share!


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