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Video: Telling stories with children: How the years were named for the animals

0-8 years

In this short video, storyteller Anne E. Stewart tells a story about the Chinese horoscope and how Buddha named the years after animals. Telling stories with your children promotes literacy and language development. It’s also a great way to have fun together.

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