A book is a babys first theatre and now US paediatricians are urging parents to read to children from their earliest days. Even the smallest babies are ready and eager to engage and tune into what is being read to them.
So how do you choose a great read aloud book when there are so many good childrens books out there? Books that will become firm family favourites and hold your childrens interest time and time again. Check out these 4 tips to help you find read aloud books that your baby, toddler or pre-schooler will love.
Being able to read is a vital life skill, so make the early stages of learning the alphabet as fun as possible for your preschooler. Preschoolers learn and develop best through using their whole body, all of their senses and their natural environments. Youll find that most preschoolers begin to recognise letters when theyre about 2 to 3 years old, and are able to identify a large number of letters between 4 and 5 years old.