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1 Loryn Brantz, Loryn 8373 Brantz 2023-02-02 11:56:56.363 Featuring bold black-and-white artwork, this board book presents a sweet love poem from caregiver to baby. 26132 Now That You're Here 9780063086357 [empty string] -1 [empty string] 238
2 John Schindel, John 9610 Schindel 2023-04-08 16:16:13.43 Lots of things babies do, bunnies do too! See babies and bunnies nap, cuddle, jump, and play. 26440 The Babies and Bunnies Book 9780063239234 [empty string] -1 [empty string] 238
3 [empty string] Fred Wolter 15384 Fred Wolter 2023-04-26 15:48:21.107 My First Book of Veggies is a large, colorful board book exploring 10 wonderful vegetables, from Parisian carrots to Pablo beets, in rich colors and bold shapes. Each veggie has a simple fact that educates and delights 26485 My First Book of Veggies 9781914912405 https://catalog.coolcat.org/iii/encore/search/C__Smy%20first%20book%20of%20veggies%20fred%20wolter__Orightresult__U?lang=eng&suite=cobalt 0 [empty string] 238
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1 <p> Grab a book, magazine or even a newspaper and explore the pictures together. Use this opportunity to talk about new things you may not have discussed before. Describe what you see and follow your child&#39;s lead. You will find all kinds of things to talk about and build your child&#39;s vocabulary at the same time!</p> 132 Picture Walk Toddlers 50 Ages 2-3 <p> &#39;Round and &#39;round the garden, [Gently circle your child&#39;s belly, back or hand.]</p> <p> Goes the teddy bear.</p> <p> One step, two step, [Walk fingers up child&#39;s arm.]</p> <p> Tickle under there! [Tickle under chin.]</p> <p> Repeat as long as your little one enjoys tickle time!</p> 70 'Round and 'Round the Garden Tickle Rhyme 2023-05-01 00:00:00.0 2016-12-28 13:30:24.52 2023-04-26 15:48:26.293 Stephanie Smallwood 105 238 0 Explore lots of words with your child. 47 talk-and-read-sm.png Talk & Read
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The Library's Early Literacy Program

The Library's Early Literacy Program

For Toddlers

A Talk & Read Activity for Toddlers

Picture Walk

Talk & Read Explore lots of words with your child.

PLAY

Picture Walk

Grab a book, magazine or even a newspaper and explore the pictures together. Use this opportunity to talk about new things you may not have discussed before. Describe what you see and follow your child's lead. You will find all kinds of things to talk about and build your child's vocabulary at the same time!


SING

'Round and 'Round the Garden Tickle Rhyme

'Round and 'round the garden, [Gently circle your child's belly, back or hand.]

Goes the teddy bear.

One step, two step, [Walk fingers up child's arm.]

Tickle under there! [Tickle under chin.]

Repeat as long as your little one enjoys tickle time!


READ

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Find these books at http://catalog.coolcat.org

  • Now That You're Here
  • Now That You're Here by Loryn Brantz
  • The Babies and Bunnies Book
  • The Babies and Bunnies Book by John Schindel
  • My First Book of Veggies
  • My First Book of Veggies by Fred Wolter

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