Little Kids look forward to helping out around the house. This is a story that lets them see what that looks like first-hand. By creating space to include them, you get to show the love and compassion in a fun way.
When kids learn order and process early, they are getting prepared to do well in math and science. As Josiah works through the to-do list with his dad, your Little will learn how to follow steps toward completing important tasks.
Building New Memories
It is never exactly known what kids will remember when they experience life's early encounters, but it's up to you to make each memory sweet. Build new memories reading together with your Little in your favorite book nook.
Developing New Skills
When your Little observes how Josiah actively assist his dad throughout the story, a mirrored confidence may ignite within your child. This will let them know it's ok to begin developing new skills, and that there's someone who cares close by to help along the way.
The list of items on the to-do list for Josiah and Mr. Jefferson is quite specific. For every item on the list, Josiah learns that someone is responsible for fixing it. This implies the importance of taking an active role in repairing what may be broken and correcting errors with an end-goal in mind.