Singing is an important early literacy activity that parents and caregivers should be engaging in every day with children...but it's also a lot of fun!
There are many great picture books that feature songs, or that can be sung as you read them. The Pete the Cat book "I Love My White Shoes" is one of my favorites to sing with kids because of its extreme interactivity.
But if you're not comfortable singing alone, or you're not sure how to sing this one, take a look at the original book's author (Eric Litwin) and illustrator (James Dean) as they sing their book:
- Laura Raphael, Children's Services Coordinator