EYFS - Supporting your child at home
The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson
The Cat and the Hat by Dr Suess
Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
The Tiger Who Came to Tea by Judith Kerr
We’re Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen
Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson
The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson
Six Dinner Sid by Inga Moore
Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andrae
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
Green Eggs and Ham by Dr Seuss
Guess How Much I Love You by Sam McBratney
Brown Bear Brown Bear What do you See by Eric Carle and Bill Martin Jnr
The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister
Shark in the Park by Nick Sharratt
Tips for Reading with your Child
Point to the words in a book as you are reading them to your child.
Make time to share books with your child. Listen to them read, listen to audio books together and try to chat about reading.
Have a range of reading materials available - books, websites, magazines, newspapers, comic books, apps.
Be a role model and show how reading can help you learn new things and follow your interests.
Research things together. Use the internet, the library as well as books to research things of interest.
Questions to ask . . .
What do the pictures tell you about the story?
What do you think will happen next?
What makes you think that?
What was your favourite part of the story?
What parts of a book do you know? (Front cover, back cover, spine, title page, blurb)
Who is the author of this book?
Who is the illustrator of this book?
ABC Pocket Phonics Ladybird