Encouraging Kids to Read

Long before your child is ready for preschool or kindergarten in Pembroke Pines, you can instill a lifelong love of reading in him or her. Reading is a cornerstone of early childhood education , even before your child can recognize the words. Read colorful, engaging picture books with your child and encourage him or her to interact with the story, such as by helping you turn the pages and speculating about what might happen next.

Watch this featured video to hear some tips from an early childhood education provider. Sujata emphasizes the importance of being a good role model by letting your child see you reading every day. She also discusses some fun games you can play with your child to support letter and word recognition.