Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

"Big Red Barn" by Margaret Wise Brown

Daily Tips

Try something new with your kids every day! Find tips on reading, learning, and raising a well-rounded child.

Today's Tip

Today's Tip: 
September 26, 2014
"Big Red Barn" by Margaret Wise Brown

Do you love the way that Goodnight, Moon delights little listeners with gently lilting repetition? Then Margaret Wise Brown’s Big Red Barn won’t disappoint. There are no children in the book (they are all away) and no adults, either – just the animals and the barn and the field – and the coming night.


Find Just-Right Books

Activities & Fun

If the weather is not cooperating and you can't go outside, set up...
Our lovely Valentine’s crafts will charm your children and fill your...
Put together the pieces to create a Valentine’s message.
Encourage your little scientist's love of nature with this...
Help your child explore science with this nature-based printable...
Help encourage a love of reading with this fairy tale from Ireland.