Look for something you see that could start a story. It could be a picture or an object. Begin with “Once upon a time, there was a … ” Encourage your child to continue the story. Take turns adding to it. It doesn’t matter if the story makes sense, as long as you’re having fun!

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Having fun with stories is a great way for your child to learn and use many different words. When you make up the story together, your child is practicing working together creatively. They’re also using their memory to remember what has already happened in the story.

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