November is Family Literacy Month and a perfect time for families to adopt daily reading habits with their children. Reading aloud to your child regularly helps him or her prepare to read later. It builds your child’s vocabulary and attention span, teaches your child names, shapes, and sounds of letters, can increase your child’s memory, and ignite her imagination and curiosity.
Reading aloud together every day is the most important thing you can do to help your child prepare for school. It’s never too early to start! Continue reading