This picture book story will help to develop your child’s language and literacy skills, especially their listening skills. Watching it together is a great way of encouraging your child to enjoy books and the whole process of storytelling. The activity is also a fun way for your child to learn more about the world around them.
How to extend the magic
How to extend the magicAsk your child what they liked most about the story? Then you could ask them if they know which animal is sometimes called the King of the Jungle? You could have a giggle together doing an impression of a lion. Give your big fluffy mane a shake, give your paws a clean (by licking them gently) and then take a breath and let out your biggest 'ROAAAAAAR!' (just like Pa Lion does in the story).