The Home Library Program
The Home Library Program is The Maryland Book Bank's Pre-kindergarten-2nd grade reading initiative, designed to help build home libraries during the critical years of early literacy.
The Important Details
*The Home Library Program application is currently open to Baltimore City Public Elementary Schools.
*Schools not selected for this cycle will automatically be considered for the next cycle.
*Participation in the Maryland Book Bank Home Library Program consists of 1 visit from our Baltimore Ravens Maryland Book Bank Bookmobile.
*Title One Schools and Title One Targeted schools that serve at risk populations will be given priority for Bookmobile visits.
*A representative from the school must be available to serve as a point of contact for all details pertaining to the program.
*Children in Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grade will be able to board the Bookmobile and select books of their choice at the visit. These books will be theirs to take home and keep, adding to their home library.
*The Maryland Book Bank photographs during visits for social media and marketing materials. "Opt Out" photo waivers need to be provided as necessary.
*The Maryland Book Bank must be mentioned in all social media postings about Bookmobile visits. Our social media handles and hashtags will be provided.
*Students may be randomly selected to participate in an anonymous "Reading Attitudes" survey. No identifying information will be collected.
*Note: Baltimore Ravens Players and Poe may or MAY NOT be involved with Bookmobile visits.
*Completion of this form is an application and does not guarantee participation in the program or a Bookmobile visit.
*Please direct any questions to email@example.com
The Maryland Book Bank is now accepting applications for its Spring 2024 cohort of Home Library Program schools!
The Home Library Program is The Maryland Book Bank's Pre-Kindergarten-2nd grade reading initiative, designed to help build home libraries during the critical years of early literacy.
Elementary Schools located in Baltimore City and Baltimore County are invited to apply for this program and selected schools will be notified soon after.
The Home Library Program is an exciting opportunity to provide a self-selected home library to your students. Apply Today!