Create Your Own Book
Have your child tell you a story using photographs or drawings and make it into a book.
Tip: Story topics include family, friends, pets, and imaginary creatures.
Create a book using photographs or drawings, and have your child practice printing words about the story.
Tip: Try tracing, copying, or printing, depending on your child’s interest.
Create a picture book and write short sentences for each page using beginning, middle, and end storylines.
Tip: Plan out your story before writing it.
Reference: Campana, K. & Dresang, E. T. (2012). Bridging the early literacy gulf. Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 48(1), 104 Fountas and Pinnell, Continuum of Literacy Learning. 2011