Category «Mother Goose»

The History of Hark Hark


Children love nursery rhymes! They make perfect first stories for children and they help with language development, build social skills, spark a child’s interest in books and open the door to creative thinking. Nursery rhymes also connect us to the past and improve fine motor skills and coordination. They give children a special insight to …

The History of Going to St. Ives


Who would read a poem entitled Going to St. Ives? The world of nursery rhyme readers, of course! This delightful riddle has entertained millions over generations by provoking a multitude of thoughtful solutions to the riddle. Its origin is believed to date as early as 1730. Records state that the riddle of unknown authorship describes …