Ready 2 Read Goes Wild!

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The Montana State Library (MSL) and Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks (FWP) have formed a partnership to provide communities throughout Montana with a unique learning opportunity that unites the distinct missions of each agency together.

The Ready 2 Read Goes Wild! trunk provides childcare providers, preschools, early elementary educators, parents and caregivers an opportunity to share language, literacy, learning, and nature with some of Montana’s youngest citizens, children from ages three – seven years old.

  • Ready 2 Read Goes Wild!: Learn about Fish!

    Learn about fish from the Montana State Library and Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Parks team.  This video, from the Growing Up Wild Curriculum, teaches children about animals, while offering helpful teaching advice.  

    Grades: PreK-4
  • Ready to Read Goes Wild!: Learn about Creepy Crawlies!

    Learn about creepy crawlies from the Montana State Library and Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Parks team.  This video, from the Growing Up Wild Curriculum, teaches children about animals, while offering helpful teaching advice. 

    Grades: PreK-4
  • Ready 2 Read Goes Wild!: Learn about Tracks!

    Learn about animal tracks from the Montana State Library and Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Parks team.  This video, from the Growing Up Wild Curriculum, teaches children about animals, while offering helpful teaching advice.

    Grades: PreK-4
  • Ready 2 Read Goes Wild!: Learn about Ungulates!

    The Montana State Library and Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Parks team up to bring you a professional development video that demonstrates how they teach about nature using the Growing Up Wild Curriculum and traveling trunks. Suggestions are included so you can make your own trunk to use in your early childhood classroom.

    Grades: PreK-4
  • Ready 2 Read Goes Wild!: Learn about Owls!

    Learn about owls from the Montana State Library and Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Parks team.  This video, from the Growing Up Wild Curriculum, teaches children about animals.

    Grades: PreK-4
  • Ready 2 Read Goes Wild!: Learn about Bears!

    Learn about bears from the Montana State Library and Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks team.  This video, from the Growing Up Wild Curriculum, teaches children about animals and animal safety.

    Grades: PreK-4