We know it is necessary to read to and with preschool children. But did you know that oral storytelling can be just as important? Watch the video below for more information!
You can suggest this to families by placing these few sentences in your newsletter or posting them on your door:
Ask your children to tell you about their day. Give them the beginning sentence, “When I woke up.” Encourage them to tell about all their activities. End with, “And then you went to bed.” This helps children talk about their day in order (sequencing).
NAEYC: 2.D.03; 2.A.04
Head Start: VIII.B; IX.C5