Tuesday, March 29, 2011

9 Simple Tips To Help Your Child Enjoy Reading At Home

by Jan Shoop
1. Create a list of 10 favorite topics your child is interested in.
2. Go to the library.
3. Let your child see you reading.
4. Read with your child.
5. Listen to audio books with your child.
6. Make reading a special bedtime event.
7. Let your child retell the story.
8. Let your child write their own story or book.
9.  Spend at least 30 minutes a day reading together.

Need more in depth ideas to encourage your child to read at home?