Storytelling and Dramatic Play

One of my all-time favorite activities with young children is acting out stories – not only is it fun for all, it lets us all get into the story in a whole new way. As a teacher, I gobbled up Vivian Paley‘s books about the uses of storytelling in her classroom. As a mom, many […]

Penn Valley FRC Story Time starts Sept 11th

Take Your Child to the Moon and Beyond — With Reading!

An enchanted forest, a princess’ palace, the rocky surface of the moon … children can visit the most amazing places when they read books with their parents and caregivers. Not only is reading fun, research shows young children who spend time reading with their families enter kindergarten better prepared. First 5 Nevada County, along with […]

Story Times at the Library

Story Times at Local Libraries Story times are a great experience for young children–a first taste of being in a group, a way to develop their love for books that will be so important when they start to learn to read, and a fun, easy outing for children and parents. The Grass Valley Library offers […]