Read, read and read again. Reading is a crucial skill that underpins learning.
You can help by:
- Listening to your child read.
- Try to help them ‘sound out’ the words using phonics skills – speak to the class teacher for more information on phonics).
- Read to your child
- Sharing a book is just valuable as them reading themselves. It is also a great way to bond with your child and spend some quality time together.
- Paired Reading – Read this advice on Paired Reading; it is a great way to enjoy books with your child.