By Erika Brock
Everyday Education 

Helping Get Every Child Ready To Read

 


As a youth services librarian, I’m always so glad to get asked the question, “What can I do to help my child get ready to read?”

Language development and building literacy skills start from the day a child is born and have a long-lasting impact on children’s reading achievement and academic success. As children grow and develop, their speech and language skills become increasingly more complex. During early speech and language development, children learn skills that are important to the development of literacy (reading and writing). This stage, known as emergent literacy, begins a...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2017

Rendered 07/06/2018 03:12