Experts believe that reading to your child every day is one of the most important things parents can do.
Here are ideas for using this reading time to build your child’s literacy skills while keeping it fun for both of you. Click below for ideas if your child is:
- 0-3 years old
- in preschool, Head Start, or day care
- in elementary school
If you are more comfortable with Spanish, then please read to your child in Spanish. This will not delay his or her learning of English.
For a list of great books to read with your child, see the Books & Authors section. It also has information on how to borrow books from the public library for free.