Nursery Rhymes in early Childhood
At all our small children I have been reciting, singing, learning and indirectly teaching English Nursery Rhymes. These well known verses bring young children closer to British culture and English language and provide them with first experiences in poetry and music.
We have a collection of nursery rhymes books at home. But my absolute favorite of all nursery rhyme books is the picture book Nicola Bayley’s Book Of Nursery Rhymes which I received as a birthday present a very long time ago, as a child.
About 30 years later I found the same book as a paperback and orderd it for my own children! What makes this book so special for me, are the outstanding beautifully drawn illustrations with all the amazing details.
And here it is: