The GIFT of reading

Barker, Robin
April 2004
Australian Women's Weekly;Apr2004, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p177
Discusses the importance of reading to children at an early age. Benefits of being exposed to books at an early age; Significance of the first five years to the literacy skills of a child; Role of parents in the literacy learning of the children; Advantages and disadvantages of the exposure of children to stories from the television; Factors that affect the interest of children in books.


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