reading together

Multicultural Books for Children

Today is Multicultural Children’s Book Day! It’s a time to build awareness of children’s books that celebrate diversity. Reading together can provide the opportunity for children to learn about others as well as see themselves in stories. Find titles for multicultural books to read aloud in: Diversity Book Lists & Activities for Teachers and Parents… Read more

Reading storybooks together

Shared storybook reading at home is an important factor in young children’s reading development. It enhances language comprehension, vocabulary development and phonological awareness. And it can help adults too. Looking for reading ideas for families? Here are a few suggestions from the Decoda Library: Baby read-aloud basics: fun and interactive ways to help your little… Read more