Book World, Episode 8: BPL Songs and Rhymes - Open, Shut Them

Jessica, Coordinator of Early Literacy Programs

Let's sing together!  This favorite with fun accompanying gestures offers a great opportunity to bond with and nurture little ones.  Through singing, babies learn individual sounds and get ready for reading. Bigger children also learn new words, letters and sounds when you sing together so they will be easier to recognize and understand as they start to read. So, let’s sing often and have lots of fun!



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