Parent Tips for Helping Your Child


10 Ways to Raise a Reader


  1. Read to your child everyday. 
  2. Continue reading together even after your child learns to read.
  3. Make stories come alive when you read.
  4. Let your child read aloud at his or her own pace.
  5. Discuss what you read together.
  6. Make reading time special. 
  7. Encourage your child to read at least 15 minutes a day.
  8. Take along your child’s favorite books wherever you go.
  9. Take your child to the library often.
  10. Be a role model!  Read on your own.


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