2017 Storytime Pledge – Dr Alan Finkel
As part of his #StorytimePledge campaign, Australia’s Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has challenged everyone to share a great book with a special child over the summer holidays.
We’ll be sharing Storytime Pledges from notable Australian scientists here all week – check back regularly for updates!
Storytime Pledge day 1 – Dr Alan Finkel
Name: Alan Finkel
I grew up to be: Australia’s Chief Scientist
Recommended book: Goodnight Moon, by Margaret Wise Brown
Why: Lulling rhythms and captivating rhymes to put the crankiest toddler to sleep!
I pledge to read to: My three-year-old grand nephew.