These kids are curious and eager to learn.
However they are literal-minded. They enjoy stories. Their attention span is
sustained when they are actively involved. Listening experiences need to
include related pictures and objects.
These have discovered they can put thoughts
and ideas into words; and people will listen. Often they need assistance in
distinguishing between reality and imagination. They have a limited
comprehension of time and space.
how long can a 4 or a 5-year old listen to you teaching a story? How can you
prolong his attention span?