So since it's the last day of November it was decided that the nursery would be transformed into a winter wonderland! yipee! (it's a working progress) The staff at the nursery decided that we would do a book advent there too and so got to wrapping 24 Christmas and wintery books in preparation for tomorrow. (December … Continue reading Displaying your book advent
On Sunday we decided to pack up the car and drive to St Andrews. The boot was full of rainy day supplies and snacks! We had rain coats, wellies, jumpers, hats, blankets, extra socks and a body warmer.. Ok, i may have overcompensated a little in preparation for a chilly and wet day. Although I … Continue reading St Andrews road trip
17th August- A Boot, A Hat, Now Who Is That. We got this book from our health visitor recently, it was included in our book bug pack. Book bug from the Scottish trust is a fab resource available for all children in Scotland. The bags range from birth to P1 and include books and resources suitable for each age … Continue reading Book of the week – A Boot, A Hat, Now Who Is That
Little Bee has been obsessing over Julia Donaldson's 'Night monkey, Day monkey' this week. I find myself reading it over and over again, but never really tiring of it. This is a cute story with adorable illustrations by Lucy Richards. The story is about two little monkeys, one who stays awake all night and sleeps all … Continue reading Book of the week (27 July)
'Fox's socks' written and illustrated by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler is one of the 'tales from the acorn wood'. The story is about a fox who gets out of bed with cold feet and goes on a hunt for his socks. He searches around his house looking for them and collects other pieces of … Continue reading Fox’s socks story props
Every day we read these stories countless times! they're little Bee's favourites right now. We read them over and over and he never tires of them. This repetition however is hugely beneficial to little minds. The constant repetition of words helps children remember more words and develops their ever increasing vocabulary. Great news for little … Continue reading Our favourite books right now.
Little Bee absolutely adores books, any kind of book really: Bath books, board books, books with flaps, pop up books, puppet books, paperback books, soft books, travel books, big books, little books... The list goes on. He has always loved books. I started reading to him when he was still in my tummy and even as … Continue reading Books