From Useful Creations for Teachers - It’s never too early! Teach your preschooler the strategies needed for reading success using this step-by-step developmentally-appropriate guidebook for parents and day care teachers/early childhood educators. Written by a Reading Recovery™ trained teacher with experience working in a day care with 2½ to 4 year olds, as well as over 15 years in kindergarten.
Yes, your preschooler can learn the tools to develop pre-reading and reading skills by 3 or 4 years old! For very young children, reading is not about memorizing words or sounding out words, it is about ﬁrst learning about how print and words work and using those strategies to read for meaning. Develop the pre-reading strategies and early reading skills that will launch your child’s conﬁdence and ability to read successfully. This guidebook contains 10 original poems written specifically to ensure literacy success for 3 and 4 year olds. Loaded with visuals, this early literacy resource will motivate your child to read with confidence!