Category: The Reading Corner

National Storytelling Week: A four year old’s favourite books

As it’s National Storytelling Week I thought I would share with you some of Izzy’s best-loved books. She has picked which books to include and told me her favourite thing about each one.

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National Storytelling Week: Creating a cosy reading corner

Yesterday marked the start of National Storytelling Week (31st January to 7th February). My 4 year old loves books, to the point where she can recite her favourites almost word for word.

When we decorated her bedroom, we were keen to have plenty of storage for all her books, that she could easily reach herself. We also wanted somewhere comfy for her to sit and look at the books herself (and read once she is at that stage).
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What’s Inside Your Tummy, Mummy?

We bought this book for our 3 year old to explain why mummy is getting fat. Well, fatter. Each page tells the child what happens each month of pregnancy.

Izzy was stood in the fruit and veg aisle is Tesco and suddenly started to get very excited when she spotted a pineapple – as her book told her thats how big baby Nemo is this month. So she preceeded to tell everyone in sight about how her mummy has a pineapple sized baby in her belly.

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