if you give a mouse a cookie“If You Give A Mouse A Cookie” by Laura Numeroff

Recommended Age: 4-8

Who will love this book?  Kids who love animals! This book is great for beginning readers with its simple text and is sure to make your child smile as you follow along with the story and pictures.  For tips on how to incorporate reading into your bedtime routine visit Tips and Tools 4-5 Years.

Learning Opportunity: Teach your child how cause and effect works, and the importance of helping relationships.

For younger children guide them along as they sound out the words and connect them to the illustrations.

For older children you can ask them questions about the sequence of events and how they connect to one another. 

Book Recommended by: Claire Treacy