Entries Tagged as 'Read Aloud'

Mountain Chef

June 4th, 2019 · 1 Comment · Books

MOUNTAIN CHEF, written by Annette Bay Pimentel and illustrated by Rich Lo, details the essential role of Tie Sing, a Chinese-American chef who accompanied millionaire Stephen Mather on a high-end camping trip for a group of investors and legislators. The trip was meant to convince the guests to create a national park service to protect […]

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The BFG

August 30th, 2016 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER KALI Inspired by the movie that was recently released, my seven-year-old daughter and I read The BFG together. It’s a fun read and many times my daughter laughed out loud. From Roald Dahl, the author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The Magic Finger, this novel tells the story of a […]

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Little House in the Big Woods

January 5th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER KALI My daughter is really getting interested in read-aloud chapter books. I struggle to find books that meet her at her four-year-old level. We’ve had a few false starts with books that deal with subject matter that is too mature or language that is too advanced. We read the classic Winnie the Pooh […]

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Charlotte’s Web

November 29th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JENNIFER KALI We’ve decided to enter the world of chapter books with our four-year-old.  Since I have a fear of spiders, Charlotte’s Web came up in conversation one night, so we started with this one. I remember fondly this book being read to me in early elementary school. Because our daughter is sensitive to […]

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