This storytime activity is a great way to experience a new folktale and practice color recognition.
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The book Rainbow Crow is a Lenape legend retold by Nancy Van Laan and illustrated by Beatriz Vidal. Nancy Van Laan heard the story from a Lenape Elder, Bill Thompson and obtained permission to retell in this beautifully illustrated book.
The story tells of a selfless and beautiful colorful crow that worked to help his animal friends. We won't ruin the ending for you; this story is certainly one worth reading!
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Follow up this story by inviting your preschooler to practice math and physical development skills.
As your preschooler is engaging in this activity encourage them to recall the story they just heard.
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