The story orchestra - The Nutcracker

Uitgeverij Christofoor

Concentration & memory
Creativity & fantasy
Language and communication

Follow Clara on an enchanting adventure in this retelling of the classic ballet story The Nutcracker. Are you coming? Then you see how the Nutcracker battles the Mouse King, meet the Sugar Fairy and travel to Candy Land, where there is plenty to do. There is also music in this book. You can press a note on each page, bringing the story to life with the music of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker . You can even do a dance!

Reading is good for language development. It increases and enriches the vocabulary, making it easier for the child to express his own thoughts. Reading can contribute to social development. A child can empathize with different characters and learns that one person can think differently about a situation or event than another. Furthermore, reading improves the child's ability to concentrate and can stimulate the imagination.

  • Author: Jessica Courtney-Tickle
  • Number of pages: 24
  • Language: Dutch
  • Size: 31.0cm x 27.4cm x 1.7cm
  • Age: 3+ years

Children who are read to have a familiar feeling with books, so there is a good chance that they will later become enthusiastic readers themselves. They will be able to read independently more quickly. They will also be less bored at school, they will be more eager to learn, they will have broader general knowledge and they will develop better.

Binding: hardcover
Edition: 1st
Release date: September 2017

Please note: not for children under 3 years old. Keep the battery out of reach of your child when replacing it.

Interactive reading; You can involve your child more in the story by asking questions, for example.
Afterwards you can talk about the story and your child's experiences in order to create an imagination with the living environment.
Reading together before going to sleep ensures peace and regularity.
Try to act out the story in the book with the whole family. This way the child will fully live the event. With the help of reenacting you can pay attention to story comprehension.

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