Goodnight Moon was recorded on February 13th, 2016 by Mary Corcoran of HMB Coastside Tours, reading for her grandson Ollie. If you enjoyed listening to this bedtime story, you may enjoy reading it too. Buy the book at a local coastal bookstore. Bedtime Stories is produced in the Coastside Buzz Studios, in Princeton Harbor, near Half Moon Bay, California.
In a great green room, tucked away in bed, is a little bunny. “Goodnight room, goodnight moon.” And to all the familiar things in the softly lit room—to the picture of the three little bears sitting in chairs, to the clocks and his socks, to the mittens and the kittens, to everything one by one—he says goodnight.
In this classic of modern children’s literature, beloved by generations of readers and listeners, the quiet poetry of the words and the gentle, lulling illustrations combine to make a perfect book for the end of the day. ~Back Cover
Find the book at Inkspell Books in Half Moon Bay!
How to Use Bedtime Stories as an Independent Reading Tutor
Prepare your child for a relaxing audio podcast experience. Whether in the car, the store, or before bed, let your child immerse their ear in their imagination. School is largely auditory. So, prepare your kid to listen and visualize a story without TV or video. Just listen!
Then share the book to the audio. Listen and read. Allow your child to teach themselves to read. Using visual/audio anchor words your child will figure out the visual/sound connections by themselves. Eventually, they will be able to read the book to you all by themselves!