Thursday, April 09, 2009

Our Easter and Spring Reading

Our Easter/Spring book basket

I thought I would share a picture of our Easter and Spring book basket with you today. Thanks to a great idea from Janna, I put together a basket of Easter books and spring "friends" for the girls so everything is in a centralized spot. (I do this with our Christmas books, but hadn't thought to do it with other seasons.) Because of our last name, (which you can figure out if you have gotten an email from me), we have been give lots of sheep-themed animals which I love. Those friends have all been gathered and placed in the basket with our books; they have gotten lots of love and attention after placing them in a fresh place!

Here are some of the books that we have been reading over the last several weeks. As you will see, some are specifically spring titles and some are specifically about Easter. Also, some are ours and some are the libraries, but I have found several titles that I want to add to our shelves.

Spring Books:

Easter Books:

Strep throat has sidelined us for the past few days (we ended up going to the dr. yesterday for the diagnosis and antibiotics) so we are planning on starting our Easter lapbook today. Thankfully we have had lots of great read-aloud books to get us through this week of being housebound!

For more great ideas and posts on reading aloud to your children, head over to Hope is the Word for Read Aloud Thursday. And for support and encouragement to read aloud to your children in general, visit Jennifer's Read Together post!

1 comment:

  1. Great list, Stephanie! I'll have to look up Home for a Bunny since my girls love the Little House books (and would likely recognize Williams' style from those). Your Easter list will also help me in the future! I'm so glad you played this week! : )

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