• Reading Aloud to Your Child:       

    Research shows reading aloud to your child is one of the most valuable support parnts can provide in helping children learn to read.

    • Be a Ham!  The more enthusiasm you display, the more your child will enjoy the book.
    • Find  ways to relate the stories through your child's real life experiences.  
    • Be a good reading model.  Show your child that YOU enjoy reading too.
    • Remember -- children who read at home tend to enjoy books more and tend to be better readers than children who do not read at home.