The Couch Was A Castle
Using their imaginations, two friends go on many adventures by converting the family couch into a castle, a pirate ship, a cave, and a horse. This book promotes creativity, imagination and role-playing.
TITLE: The Couch Was A Castle
AUTHOR: Ruth Ohi
ILLUSTRATOR: Ruth Ohi
PUBLISHER: Annick Press, 2006
AGE GROUP: 3-7
CREATIVE COMPONENTS: creativity, imagination, role-playing
1) Brainstorm what else a couch can be or can be used for.
2) Play a game of charades, using a blanket and two pillows as props.
To learn more about author/illustrator Ruth Ohi, visit: http://www.ruthohi.com