August 9

Too Ra Loo Ra Loo Ral

Over in Killarney,
Many years ago,
My mother sang a song to me
In tones so sweet and low.
Just a simple little ditty,
In her good old Irish way,
And I’d give the world if she could sing
That song to me this day.

Hush, now don’t you cry!
That’s an Irish lullaby.

Read a book

book cover
Not a Box by Antoinette Portis

Here is a book recommendation for today. Check out the picture book collection at your local library, where there are lots of books to choose from! Find nearby libraries.

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Read half of a story together then let your child make up the ending.

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  • Voki
    – Use this free website to help your child create an avatar and have it tell a short story in your own voice or a different voice.