What’s that thing? How does this work? Why are we doing this? Preschoolers have plenty of questions as they broaden their experiences and ideas of the world. Connecting words with pictures, exploring the alphabet, telling the time, recognising colours, shapes, animals and numbers – sharing books with your children can help them understand the things they experience every day. Here are some books to help answer some of life’s little questions.
Learn your abc with The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
A beautiful story of acknowledging the past and working together for a brighter future.
Try to keep up with the bouncing ball as it travels down the street, between two cars, into a gutter, down a storm drain …
What could be cuter than an Alligator in an Anorak? Maybe a Rhino in a Rocket? A Tiger in a Tent or a Whale in a Wigwam? Every letter in this offbeat alphabet book will make you smile, no matter how well you know your ABCs.
Learn about extraordinary figures in Australia's history in this picture book series.