Read for at least twenty to thirty minutes.
Think about what you have read. Which character in your reading did you like best?
- Would this character make a good friend?
- Why, or why not?
- How could you support this character?
- How could this character be supportive of you?
- What would it be fun to do with this character on a summer day?
Share your responses with your reading partners, or better yet here on the blog. When sharing as a comment, be sure to mention the title and author of the book, as well as your favorite character. After all, your comment may inspire someone else to read your book.
Enjoy a picture book with your preschooler.
When you are done, ask your child which character was his favorite.
Discuss the questions listed above with your preschooler.
Plan a fun outing inspired by her responses.