Take Time to Rhyme, Sing and Play Word Games

6Take-Time-to-Rhyme-1 Take Time to Rhyme, Sing and Play Word Games
Sing and play music often. Music helps kids hear the smaller sounds in words.

Talk about words that rhyme—if you see a cat, ask, “What rhymes with cat?”

Talk about words that start with the same sound, like “chugga chugga choo choo”.

Play a rhyming version of I Spy: “I spy with my little eye something in this room that is round and rhymes with ‘rock’…”

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