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1,000 Books Before Kindergarten (1KBBK)

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Explore Early Literacy!

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten (1BBK) is a free literacy program for newborns, babies, toddlers and preschoolers.

Along with discovering new stories and authors, this challenge is also a great way to introduce early literacy to your little one which will make learning easier when they start Kindergarten.

Join OPL’s online challenge to log reading and earn badges all along the way.


Use Beanstack to track your reading activites. When you join the challenge, you will earn badges and can be entered into draws by completing activities and logging the amount of time you have been reading.

Access the Beanstack website or login through the Beanstack app (available through the App Store and Google Play).

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten (1KBBK) Reading Lists