Family Literacy: Multilingual Video Series

Woman holding children's book

These multilingual video series offer ideas on how all families can support literacy at home. Family engagement ideas are included for each video series in the following guides:


These projects were made possible with the support of our founding partner, the American Federation of Teachers.

Being Bilingual Is a SuperPower: Animated Video in 8 Languages

These animated videos, available in 8 languages, offer ideas on how families can support their child's literacy through activities that celebrate language, culture, and special time together at home! This project features the artwork of award-winning illustrator Rafael López.


Family Literacy Tips for All Families: Video Series in English and Spanish

Bernadette Pilar Zermeño sings a song for familiesAll families can help their children become readers! These videos offer practical tips for all families on how to support reading at home. These videos are available in English and Spanish and feature early literacy expert Bernadette Pilar Zermeño.


Indigenous Family Outreach: Videos in English, Spanish, and Mam

Henry Sales, Mam educator from Guatemala, standing in front of bookshelf with cultural itemsIn this special video series, Henry Sales, an Indigenous Mam educator who was born in Guatemala, encourages other Mam and Indigenous families from Latin America to keep their culture and language strong. The videos are available in English, Spanish, and Mam.