Shining a light on books we love
In Part I, we looked at how subject matter and illustrations help engage the child by setting up interaction. Humor achieves a similar effect, particularly for the young.
Quick List, Humorous:
Rylant, Cynthia. Henry and Mudge.
Sciezka, Jon.… (Read more)
While I’m sure my Kindergarten and First Grade teachers must have read aloud to my class, the first time I ever recall a teacher reading a book aloud was in fifth grade, and that book was Lloyd Alexander’s The Book of Three.… (Read more)