3-5 Year Olds
-Kids like rhymes (Tanka, Tanka, Skunk by Steve Webb) and silly stories
-Choose stories that relate to new experiences, like starting preschool/kindergarten.
-Let your child choose his/her own books--this is how they learn to love books!
2 Year Olds
-Kids like alphabet and counting books
-Let your child help turn the pages and fill in familiar words
-Encourage pointing and talking about pictures
Comment: Share with us what your child enjoys or what is working with your child.
One of the best things you can do for your child at an early age is to surround them in an enriched environment as well as being around other children. For those who live in the Gorge here are some great places to take your child:
Wednesday & Thursday- 10:35am White Salmon Library for 0-5 year old Storytime
Thursday- 10:30am Hood River Library Preschool Storytime
Friday- 10:00-11:30 Pine Grove Elementary Playgroup in Gym
$ Enroll child in extra curricular activities: Music class, ballet, soccer, 4-H, etc.
Do you have any other FREE activities to add?