Great Resource for Language Arts!

This book is one of the best resources on the market for language arts enrichment. It is authored by Trish Kuffner, who herself is the homeschooling mother of five. Picture Book Activities utilizes 50 award winning children’s books such as “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, Blueberries for Sal, Madeline and Harold and the Purple Crayon” as the basis for its curriculum. The curriculum is divided into the categories: Before You Read, As You Read, Let’s Talk About It, Arts and Crafts, Cooking and Baking, Fun and Games, Rhymes and Finger Plays, Fun and Games, Let’s Pretend, Music and Movement, Play and Learn and Enrichment Activities. There is also an appendix which covers basic craft recipes, making books with children, children’s book awards, and picture book resources. On the book cover it states “fun and games for preschoolers” however this book can be utilized with children Pre-K through Grade 2.
Kathy Alphs

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