First books for babies and toddlers are usually identification books or naming books. These simple, durable books initiate a dialogue between the child and adult, developing language skills.
Finger Rhymes and Nursery Songs
Through play and song, finger rhymes provide opportunities for participation.
The appeal of Mother Goose:
Taken from Huck, Charlotte. Children's Literature in the Elementary School.Harcourt Brace Publishers, 1992.
Below are some popular Mother Goose books in McKillop library.
Below are some higlighted ABC books found in McKillop library.
The three types of counting books are:
Charlotte Huck's Guidelines for Evaluating Counting Book
From Huck, Charlotte. Children's Literature in the Elementary School.Harcourt Brace Publishers, 1992.
Below are some highlighted counting books found in McKillop Library.