Why Nursery Rhymes


While looking for information on nursery rhymes, I stumbled across a post by Kate Deadder in her blog for San Jose State University called “We’ve Got Rhythm” which succinctly describes the value of reciting nursery rhymes with children. Check out the blog post here:


About Dr. Betsy Diamant-Cohen

A renowned national speaker and accomplished author, Dr. Betsy Diamant-Cohen is best known as the creator of Mother Goose on the Loose, an award-winning early literacy program. Her charismatic presentations always include an easily-understandable combination of research and practice. Recognized by the ASCLA Leadership and Professional Achievement Award for “revolutionizing the way librarians work with children from birth to age 3” and the 2018 Vattemare Award for Creativity in Libraries, Betsy’s passion is for helping children and the adults in their lives be the best they can be while sparking a love of reading.