Building a story time routine and how to make the most of a picture book at bedtime
In the last article, we introduced the importance of storytelling and reading books and briefly discussed the importance of the story time environment. In this the second in this series and examines to difficulty facing parents who don’t yet have a story time routine and the problems of simply getting started. We then go on to discuss some options for reading picture books with younger children and how they don’t just have to be for the non-readers in our families. Continue reading Building a story time routine and how to make the most of a picture book at bedtime
Memorizing Children’s’ Stories
The ability to tell a great story, one that captivates listeners and keeps them on the edges of their seats, is a great talent.
Thankfully, memorizing stories is a talent that any parent can learn!
Memorizing children’s’ stories is much easier than you’re probably thinking.
With this second set of tips and tricks below (checkout the first ones here), you can tell your children a bedtime story…no book included…as early as next week!
In addition to giving you some great memorization tips, we’ll clue you in to some great books filled with stories sure to capture kids’ imaginations.
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