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top 5 tips for reading with your toddler

Top 5 tips for reading with your toddler

  • reading

VIDEO: This episode of Parents Playbook features tips for sharing books with your toddler, which helps them develop the language skills and vocabulary…

A caterpillar crawling across the lawn

Live theater animates books for preschoolers

  • early literacy

Studies found that when kids act out what they are reading, it helps the story come alive and allows kids to map the words to their experiences and better…

Sharing books with young children

Children’s books open a world of words and ideas

  • early literacy

Librarian Wendy Resnik shares how bonding with books helps spark your child’s curiosity and introduces them to new words.

Mom reading with preschool daughter

September is Literacy Month, but it’s always time to read and talk with your child

  • early literacy

Reading together and having back-and-forth conversations help young kids develop the skills they’ll need to become good readers.

mom reads picture book to daughter

When reading to toddlers, books with pictures are ‘just right’

  • early learning

New research shows that reading a story book with pictures sparks more brain activity in kids than watching a cartoon or reading a book without pictures.

Father and toddler son reading together

Podcast: Reading, Language and Early Literacy

  • child development

Learn how you can help your baby or toddler develop a love of books and the skills they’ll need to learn to read.

Baby reading a book

Growing a reader from the very beginning

  • infants

Reading with your baby is a great way to help them build language skills and form a close bond with you.

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