Read-alouds are such wonderful learning tools for students as they begin to delve into the world of reading. But, if you aren’t always available to read, open up the options for them to listen to stories at any time of day!
Audiobooks are perfect for long trips, naptime, and bedtime. They are also a great tool if your family speaks a language other than English at home, but you want your child’s English to develop. Check out our list of Top 10 Audiobooks for Preschoolers! You can find all of these audiobooks on Amazon.
The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson: This is such a beloved story, and the audio version is no different! Young children love to listen to the tale of the Gruffalo!
The Frogs Wore Red Suspenders by Jack Prelutsky: You are lucky! In this audio version, the author is also the narrator, so your child will get to hear this great bunch of animal poems just as they were intended to be read! Enjoy!
Tikki Tikki Tembo by Arlene Mosel: This is a famous story that your child will love. It’s a Chinese folktale all about family and names. Your child will want to hear it again and again!
Frog and Toad are Friends by Arnold Lobel: Your preschoolers will enjoy listening to this fun collection of warm stories about the friendship between Frog and Toad!
James Herriot‘s Treasury for Children: This is a very popular choice for little ears with these cute animal tales written by a former vetrinarian!
The Magic School Bus Inside the Human Body by Joanna Cole: Your children will love these Scholastic gems. Follow Ms. Frizzle and her band of students as they explore the human body! (but you can find loads more of this series on Amazon)
Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss: You will be so happy you got this book for your child. Read by a famous actor, your preschooler will listen happily to one of the best stories of Dr. Seuss.
Mercy Watson Collection by Kate DiCamillo: Allow your preschooler to follow the hilarious adventures of Mercy Watson, a pig who loves her buttered toast!
Trumpet of the Swan by E.B. White: The author is the narrator once again in this adorable classic all about loving yourself and what you have to offer!
Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle by Betty MacDonald: Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle is the best nanny ever. Your young one will love hearing about all of her funny tips, tricks, and ways to keep those kids in line!