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  • Title:
    10 Reasons To Read To Your Child
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    313
  • Summary:
    We all know that learning to read is important, but as parents what do we do to facilitate this milestone?
  • Reading to your child has many benefits one of which is simply having time to snuggle together.
    Here are 10 reasons to read to your child.
  • 1.When you read to your child, he/she will learn that reading is important to you, therefore reading will become important to him/her.
  • 2.The more your child hears sounds, the better he/she will process these sounds into word...
  • Keywords:
    child, reading to child, reading to baby, reading to toddler, baby, toddler, personalized books
  • Article Body:
    We all know that learning to read is important, but as parents what do we do to facilitate this milestone?
  • Reading to your child has many benefits one of which is simply having time to snuggle together.
    Here are 10 reasons to read to your child.
  • 1.When you read to your child, he/she will learn that reading is important to you, therefore reading will become important to him/her.
  • 2.The more your child hears sounds, the better he/she will process these sounds into words. When a child is preschool/kindergarten age the listening word starts to become the written word.
  • 3.Reading has a calming effect on a restless or fussy baby. Who doesn't want an easy way to calm a fussy baby?
  • 4.Reading is a wonderful before bed routine. Studies have shown that a child will thrive in an atmosphere in which routines are present.
  • 5.Reading will help to develop your child's imagination. Have you ever gotten lost in a good book? Your child can do the same while you are reading to him/her.
  • 6.Reading will foster your child's ability to listen and pay attention. With all the problems we here about concerning attention spans this is a great way to avoid that.
  • 7.Reading to a young child will teach him/her the correct way to hold a book and turn the pages.
  • 8.Reading to your child will develop in him/her the desire to become a reader.
  • 9.Teachers will thank you
  • 10.When a child is read a personalized story book, he/she will be able to recognize his/her name in print at an early age.Isn't it exciting to think that you can have such an effect on your child's ability to read just by reading to him/her? You have the power to develop a life long joy of reading and learning in your child. WOW! Just read.

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