Listen And Help Tell the Story Author:Bernice Wells Carlson Listen! How does a child learn to listen? How do you teach him to want to listen? There is no simple answer, but if he first learns to listen just for fun, then he will listen later for information, guidance, and wisdom. — Listen is the magic word in this book. Every verse, poem, and story invites the child to have a part in it by responding at t... more »he proper time with a sound, a word, a chorus, or some simple activity. He listens with a growing awareness as he learns to Help Tell the Story.
The range of material is wide. Old favorites - nursery rhymes and poems - are used here with new interest and imagination. Other stories and poems appear for the first time in this book. And there's a satisfying range between the fanciful and the everyday, familiar things.
How many may listen? One child or a group of children. The selections are adaptable to a variety of situations.« less