Resources for Teachers

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How do I make a reservation?
Reserve your Concept Kit or Traveling Trunk by contacting the Children's Desk at 814-237-6236 or stop by to see us! 

How do I check it out?
Teachers must have a valid library card and pick up the trunk or kit in the Children's Department at Schlow. Library cards are free and easy to apply for!

How long can I keep it?
Teachers may check out a kit or trunk for 2 weeks. Homeschoolers may reserve them for 1 week. Popular themes, such as the "Spring" Concept Kit during the Spring months, may only be checked out for 1 week at a time. 

What age are they for? 
Trunks and kits are recommended for children in preschool and kindergarten.

How do I return it?
Trunks and kits must be returned to the Children's Department during normal library hours. 

Schlow has great resources for teachers and homeschool parents! 

Explore new themes with our Concept Kits!
Kits include several books, toys or puppets, flannelboards, audiovisual materials, etc. Each kit is different! 

Themes include:

  • Things That Go
  • Spring
  • Families Around the World
  • Various Countries
  • And more!

Visit our Teachers Resources website for detailed information about the contents of each Concept Kit! 

Posted 2/5/2015