- Fosters reading enjoyment
- Provides predictability through repetition
- Introduces new vocabulary
- Expands understanding of story structures
- Promotes critical t hinking
- Encourages language play and creative expression
Everyday connection: Act on it! Read your child's favorite book together and then pretend to be the characters in the book. Is it Shiny Dinah? Be the train or a passenger. Where are you going today and what will you see and hear along the way?