Children are made readers on the laps of their parents.
— Emilie Buchwald
“Reading aloud with children is known to be the single most important activity for building the knowledge and skills they will eventually require for learning to read.” — Marilyn Jager Adams
Do you remember being read to? What was your favorite? Do you read to your children?
Acknowledgements and Attributions
“Fairy Tales” by Mary L. Gow (1851-1929). Image courtesy of Flickr user Sofi01 and used under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC 2.0).
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