The book starts off with an apple. Next, two worms are eating through the apple. Following that, three farmers are catching the two worms…. All the way to ten.
Originally written by a Japanese author, Hiroshi Ito, this book has been translated into Chinese. While simple, there are many ways parents can make use of this book as a teaching material for their toddlers. For instance, children can learn numbers from 1 to 10. Parents can also introduce to young children the concept of comparison, such as “3 is more than 2”, “4 is bigger than 3”. Parents can read this book a few times to their children and play memory game with their child by asking them to recite the items in running order from memory.
This book would be suitable for children from the age of 1+ onwards.