Early Childhood Resources

Agir Tôt 

Infographics and publications of recent Quebec-wide parent surveys, in French and in English go to site 

Naître et Grandir

Resources for families and children from conception to age 8 - go to site 

The french website offers a larger database of resources – go to site 

Toolkit in English (digital) to promote reading with children – go to site 

To order materials* - go to site 

*Every so often they provide material in English, thanks to the requests of CDAs. If you cannot find the material you need in English, we encourage you to contact them and make the request. 

Encyclopedia of Early Childhood Development

The most up-to-date scientific knowledge on early childhood development, from conception to age five.

Information sheets on various subjects - go to site 

Canadian Parents For French

Resources for families on bilingual education.

Activity book for children, translated in multiple languages – go to site 

Early Childhood Week (La grande semaine des tout-petits) - Every November

Free materials and downloads to promote Early Childhood activities - go to site 

Most Recent Stories for Early Literacy


Many Community Learning Centres (CLCs) across the province offer Early Childhood programming for families with children 0 to 5 years old. 


Once a month, children from 5 daycares come to Portneuf Elementary School for story time. The project, called “Lisons ensemble vers l’école” has two goals.



Development of early literacy skills are essential for the successful integration of children into Kindergarten. CLCs have long promoted early childhood development and one of the most effective programs available is Parent-Child Mother Goose.

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