Reading to Your Child

Tips for Helping Children Learn How to Love Reading

Make reading a pleasure.  Read to your child in a comfortable place.  Have your child sit on your lap or next to you so that he can see and point to the print and the pictures.  Show him that reading is fun and rewarding. Show enthusiasm as you read with your child.  Read the story […]

Reading with Infants + Toddlers

Birth Through Age 2

What to Do at Home: Talking to and reading to infants and toddlers are two good ways to prepare them for later success in reading. Talk To Your Child: Begin talking and singing to your child from birth.  Your baby loves hearing your voice.  Play peek-a-boo and pat-a-cake.  Recite nursery rhymes or other verses that […]