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School Readiness Skills and Picture Books: Rhyme

This guide identifies some of the most important skills for children to master before entering Kindergarten. Under each skill, you will find a list of picture books to help with your child's learning.

Rhyming Skills Checklist

1. Recognize simple rhyming pairs (words that end with the same sound). 

2. Be able to recognize and sing popular nursery rhymes. 

Recommended Books for Learning Rhymes