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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Between the lines: stories build bonds between father and child

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:51am by Annie Ho

    ... For truth stranger than fiction, Martin Jenkins' The Emperor's Egg tells the true story of male emperor penguins in simple, engaging and sing-song language. The devotion of father penguins ...

  2. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Between the lines: explaining Easter's message to children

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 10:45am by Annie Ho

    ... leads them to sing in unison a song with an upbeat tempo about the Crucifixion. Next thing I know, I overhear them continue with other dead people. Little sister: "A cross means heaven. ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Between the lines: how illustrators use lyrics to inspire

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 10:14am by Annie Ho

    ... want to rely on YouTube music videos as the visual accompaniment to new songs, and I am grateful that the book industry agrees. It's better to use picture books, as singing is a natural ... upbeat they beg to be belted out and clapped en masse in church or in school. Knick-Knack Paddywhack, a moving-parts book, is a great interpretation of a humorous song that I have been singing ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Between the lines: Christmas stories can't come soon enough for some

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 09:17pm by Annie Ho

    ... in our home, and have been reading some of them since Thanksgiving, along with singing Christmas carols since Halloween. Raymond Briggs' The Snowman is a classic tale about a snowman ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Between the Lines: Mother Goose picture books that top the pecking order

    Posted Jul 16th 2013, 12:00am by Annie Ho

    ... the goose family. I know the music to about half of these nursery rhymes, so we usually sing rather than recite them. There are conflicting reports of the origin of Mother Goose, the imaginary ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Illustrated books open children's minds to a world full of wonders

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 11:09am by Annie Ho

    ... the animated movie with that name are much like the African safari animals she studied in school. I also pointed to the Caribbean when she asked why Raffi was singing Day-O (The Banana Boat Song ...

  7. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Resolutions can be restarted at Lunar New Year

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Annie Ho

    ... of humour-filled days. We often read or re-enact the story of The Three Little Pigs, always singing "not by the hair of my chinny chin-chin" in a taunting, high-pitched voice. By reading aloud my ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Get swept up in your children's play-acting

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 06:17pm by Annie Ho

    ... performing songs that she had written. She eventually settled back in Britain to write and sing songs for children's television shows. One of her songs, A Squash and a Squeeze, was made ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Picture books that speak volumes

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am by Annie Ho

    ... My two-year-old generally only sings out the monosyllabic rhymes of a storybook. So it's endearing to hear her proclaim the words, "written by Robert Munsch and illustrated ...



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