Parents & Teachers

For Parents

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Prepare your child by reading to 1,000 books to them before Kindergarten.

School Readiness

Here are some helpful tips to get your child ready to start school.

Read Aloud

Read 15 minutes every day to your kids and see how much of a difference it makes.

Get Ready to Read!

This site offers resources to help your preschooler get ready to learn to read.

STEAM Take Home Activities

Here are some fun and educational STEAM at-home activities. There are 15 to choose to from. 

For Teachers

Class Visits

Class visits may be scheduled in advance. Please call the Santa Fe Springs City Library, (562) 868-7738, and speak to the Children's Librarian.

Assignment Alerts

Teachers can notify the Santa Fe Springs City Library in advance of upcoming projects and assignments. Please email the Children's Librarian with the following details:

  • Teacher's name
  • School
  • Grade
  • Telephone number/E-mail
  • Describe your assignment

Check out eBooks for various levels, from picture books to chapter books for everyone in your class.