Literacy is “an ability that has been acquired by training.” YOUR reading is a part of your child’s literacy plan.
In reading to your children you share history, knowledge, imagination, adventure, culture… Even as kids are able to read for themselves, books read together compound experience and learning.
In reading in front of your children, you model the value and process of getting information and story independently. However, wherever, whatever you are reading, your children are benefitting. (And this doesn’t even begin to go into your pleasure, balance in your day, and all of your learning that is going on!)
Reading is its own reward. This sticker is a small way to mark a great parenting move. Read on.