Even as your child begins to read on their own, and eventually
becomes an independent reader, we encourage you to set
aside time every day to read to your child. Beyond learning
to read the words on the page, sharing books helps children to:
And don't forget, you are the most important role model your your child has.
The more they see you reading, they more they'll see it as important, exciting
and worthwhile. Plus, it's good for you for the reasons above, too!