Make reading fun
Struggling to find a way to make reading fun for your children? Please see some tips we have compiled below!
Get your creative on and try speaking in different accents, voices and tones! Children love this and find it equally hilarious!
Make a reading space at home! It doesn’t have to be big or expensive! Perhaps sew some old kids duvet covers together or source a quilt from an op-shop! Collect some pillows, favorite toys and books and make it a fun place to retreat and read a book in.
Use puppets during reading! Not only is this fun and hilarious but it is a great way to get those creative juices running. Perhaps make your own puppets! I am certain there would be a class out there or lots of different online videos that show how to do this. I love to make what I term the old-fashioned sock puppet puppets out of socks and old buttons! It is unbelievable how funny this can be especially when you add a different voice to the mix! Please see my go-to puppet blog at Make a Sock Puppet if you are interested in making one like the funny image below!