Libraries, Learning, Reading: Access and Opportunity for Children and Young People

Joint SLG, YLG & SLA Weekend Course · Old Windsor, 8 - 10 June 2012

* PRESENTATION

Best books for children

The best way of taking care of your children education is through books. However, these can be very useful if you choose the appropriate ones or quite harmful if you make the wrong choices. Every parent should inform himself about the books they should take for their kids in order to harmoniously develop their unique personality.

Choose the best books

At the early ages, parents should read to their kids as this has been proven to have a huge impact on their power of imagination. Later, when they start to read, try to find books that have nice images, stories but which also contain some valuable information that builds their education. These will shape their character as well as their good manners, therefore it is important to take advantage of the way books complete the education you are giving to them.

The books based on images will not fit an elder kid, who will be impacted by the images described in words. For them you should consider the literature, such as fantasy or science-fiction. These kind of books will keep their interest awaken until the end of the story. The characters and the plot are different than what is happening in the real life but this is exactly what they need because this is the age when they should not face any problem of the modern world. They will have plenty of time during the adulthood to enjoy more practical books.

All in all, books should be in the house of every parent in order to cheerful the kids’ process of knowing the world. Build a beautiful experience for them through the fairytales, the stories about animals with a lot of images or the wonderful stories of the modern fantasy. Your children will be happier than ever with their favorite princess or prince in their mind.