Now that it is November, the focus in our house has been Thanksgiving. We've found the cutest crafts on Pinterest and my kids are eager to make our decorations this year. However, I wanted to teach my kids that Thanksgiving is more than turkeys, corn, Native Americans, & Pilgrims. My kids love Usborne Books, so I checked the catalog for Thanksgiving-themed books. When I couldn't find much, I realized it's because Usborne Books is a British publishing company, and Thanksgiving is an American Holiday. Here are the Usborne Books that I recommend and a way for your kids to show their gratitude year round.
Here's a great article about the importance of music on your child's development. Read the article and come back here to learn about the fabulous musical CD books I found in our catalog. (In a separate blog entry, I'll write about our interactive music books).
I'm a mother of two bookworms and have a passion for sharing the joy of reading.
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