Dear zoo

The first story of block 3 is Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell. This toddler favourite is delightfully illustrated and has nice repetition, as well as highlighting animal characteristics. The authors and publishers have their own website at Dear Zoo and Friends

Peace at last

Peace at last is one of my baby’s favourite books. Written by Jill Murphy it’s a really simple story, but one young children can really relate too. They love the noises that are going on in the different parts of the house as poor Mr Bear tries to get some sleep. It’s a great book[…]

Just like Jasper

Just like Jasper by Nick Butterworth and Mick Inkpen is our third book of block 2. This bright colourful book follows Jasper around a toy shop where he is faced with the dilemma of what toy to spend his birthday money on. Some great activity ideas related to this theme are to: Introduce coins and[…]

We’re going on a bear hunt

The first book of block 2 is We’re going on a bear hunt by Michael Rosen. It is one of my favourite stories. My little boy also loves this video of Michael Rosen performing the bear hunt story Finally, Michael Rosen has his own fantastic website called Join the Bear Hunt