Literacy Tips

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I often hear the question “do I really need to read to my 6 month old?”  Yes!  It is never too early to read to your child.  In fact, the sooner you start the more likely it will be that your child will enjoy reading as a leisure activity as they grow older.  According to the Every Child Ready to Read program “Print motivation is a child’s interest in and enjoyment of books.  Children who enjoy books are more likely to keep trying to read even when it is hard.” Creating a positive experience...

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