Read Aloud

Read Aloud Benefits, Tips & Links

The Benefits of Reading Aloud

  • Helps your child acquire early language skills
  • Helps your child develop positive associations with books and reading
  • Helps your child build a stronger foundation for school success
  • Improves a child’s ability to read and learn
  • Builds vocabulary
  • Builds motivation, curiosity and memory.
  • It’s nutrition for the brain.
  • Learn that reading is important but most of all that reading is fun.

 Tips for Reading Aloud

  • Take books everywhere – the car, bus, doctor’s office and make the most of every minute
  • Read every day even for just a few minutes.
  • Reading aloud together is a special time to bond with your child.
  • Reading aloud to your child is one of the best ways to help them discover the joy of reading.
  • It’s never too early or too late to start.
  • Everyone can benefit from listening to your read aloud

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