Reading to Babies
Date posted: March 6, 2015
Reading to babies is fun for parents and other adults, but what are the babies getting out of it?
13 Things Babies Learn When We Read with Them is a short article for families from the NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children).
PBS Parents outlines what to expect when you read to infants in Baby Reading Milestones.
For tips on how and what to read to babies, visit the Read to Me! website.
For more ideas on reading with babies, borrow:
Baby read-aloud basics: fun and interactive ways to help you little one discover the world of words. (2006)
Beyond bedtime stories: a parent’s guide to promoting reading, writing, and other literacy skills from birth to 5. (2013)
Born reading: bringing up bookworms in a digital age – from picture books to ebooks and everything in between. (2014)
Read to me! a month by month guide to reading with your baby. (2010)
To borrow any or all of these books, email firstname.lastname@example.org.