The Basics

The Basics Principles are five fun, simple, and powerful ways to help all our children aged 0-3 grow to be happy and smart.

Week 40

Read and Discuss Stories


(Ages 1-3)

Act it out.
Your child might be instpired to play based on the stories you read. Can they follow the character's actions? What toys or objects might serve as props?


(Ages 0-1)

Involve them.
They might want to hold the book, turn the pages, or pat the pictures. They might even chew on the book. It's all part of learning.