When you read Mama’s Little Bears by Nancy Tafuri, don’t just read the words but also talk about the pictures. Describe what is going on and leave time for your child to say something back. This interaction sets the stage for increased vocabulary and will help your child when it is time to read.
–Tip by Barb M., Youth Programming and Outreach Assistant
Pucks, Clubs, and Baseball Gloves: Reading and Writing Sports Poems compiled and annotated by Jill Kalz
Learn about the different types of poetry while enjoying poems about sports! Each page is a different type of poem and at the bottom of the page it explains that particular poetic form. You might even want to try your hand at poetry.
Book reviewed by Barb M., Youth Outreach and Programming Assistant