Don't forget that your life is a story too! Describe what you are doing as you get ready for your day, tell baby where you are going next and talk about your day as you get ready for bed. You are very busy so enjoy telling baby all about it!
Take a walk in your neighborhood and point out all the letters you can see - on signs, buildings, or even license plates. Talk about the different letters you see, especially ones that are meaningful to your child. "The stop sign starts with S, just like your name!" You could even
Playing with rhyming words isn’t just lots of fun for kids, it helps them hear how language goes together. Try this fun guessing game together: think of a word and ask your child to figure out what it is by saying nonsense words that rhyme with it. For example, if the word is
About Racing to Read
Early literacy is what children know about reading and writing before they learn how to read and write. Reading, talking, singing and playing with children from birth make learning to read easier!