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Book Stars encourages PreK students to use their bodies, voices and imaginations to explore classic and soon-to-be classic children's picture books within a thirty-minute visit. Students are introduced to a book and then immersed in its themes and situations.

Students become characters and solve problems through theatrical play as they bring literacy concepts to life, including print motivation, print awareness, letter knowledge and phonological awareness.

Choose from the following books:
Yoko by Rosemary Wells
Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
Click Clack Moo by Doreen Cronin
The Mitten by Jan Brett
The Very Quiet Cricket by Eric Carle
Don't let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems
The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister

New Titles for 2017:
Last Stop on Market Street by Matt De La Pena
We're All Wonders by R.J. Palacio

We update our book selection each season. Please email us at education@dcpa.org for more information.

“DCPA has some fantastic educational programs for children and teens. My daughter Katie has enjoyed being a part of the DCPA for several years. The teachers do a great job of making the students feel like they are a part of something special, and I am pleased to give back to a program that gives so much.” — Michael Roche