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A Child Becomes a Reader: Kindergarten through Grade 3

A Child Becomes a Reader: Kindergarten through Grade 3 published on

Authored by National Institute for Literacy

Mothers, fathers, grandparents, and caregivers, this booklet is for you. Your role in setting your child on the road to becoming a successful reader and writer does not end when they begin kindergarten.
This booklet contains:
* A short summary of what scientific research says about how children learn to read and
* Things you can do with your child at three different grade levels-kindergarten, first
grade, and second and third grades-to help him become a reader, as well as what to look for in quality reading instruction at each grade level
* A list of helpful terms. Throughout the booklet, these terms appear in bold type
* Ideas for books to read and organizations to contact if you would like more help or information.
Try a few activities from this booklet with your child. You don’t need special training or
expensive materials. Just include the activities in the things you already do together every
day. Make these activities part of the warm, loving relationship you are continuing to build
with your child.

Publication Date:
Nov 04 2014
1503084876 / 9781503084872
Page Count:
Binding Type:
US Trade Paper
Trim Size:
8.5″ x 11″
Black and White
Related Categories:
Family & Relationships / Education


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