Category

Play Time

Category

Books That Capture the Attention of a Toddler

You know it’s important to read to your child, but sitting down to read to a fidgety two-year-old can be exhausting. It’s worth it, we promise! When reading to a child, it’s important to strike a balance between captivated attention and allowing creative outlets. If you put too much pressure on your child to sit perfectly still or pay attention to every page, they may not enjoy reading because the situation is stressful. The key is to keep nightly reading light-hearted and to find books that will keep them engaged. “If we treat books like they’re magical, kids will grow up believing that too.” —Shanna Schwartz Here is a list of books that 2- and 3-year-olds enjoy reading (over and over) and will help instill a love of reading in your child. 1. Barnyard Dance This book helps to get all their wiggles out and encourages interactive play as you…