Explore New Words
Learning many words in the early years will help children be ready to learn to read.
- Check out a Discovery Pack for this skill at your library
- Read every day. Talk about the stories, pictures, and feelings.
- Share new words that enrich. 'Rain' might also be 'drizzle,' 'downpour,' or 'shower.'
- Listen to your child and help put his/her ideas into words.