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Born reading

bringing up bookworms in a digital age -- from picture books to ebooks and everything in between

First Touchstone trade paperback edition.

Published .
Written in English.

About the Book

A program for parents and professionals on how to raise kids who love to read, featuring interviews with childhood development experts, advice from librarians, tips from authors and children's book publishers, and reading recommendations for kids from birth up to age five. Experts say that reading to your child is just as important a determining factor of IQ as taking vitamins or eating a healthy diet. But reading is about more than just a score on a standardized test. With Born Reading, you'll learn how to raise children who not only can read but who love to read... and who will take that love of reading with them into the future.

About the Edition

A program for parents and professionals on how to raise kids who love to read, featuring interviews with childhood development experts, advice from librarians, tips from authors and children's book publishers, and reading recommendations for kids from birth up to age five. Experts say that reading to your child is just as important a determining factor of IQ as taking vitamins or eating a healthy diet. But reading is about more than just a score on a standardized test. With Born Reading, you'll learn how to raise children who not only can read but who love to read... and who will take that love of reading with them into the future.

Table of Contents

Introduction: The born reading playbook, or, how to use this book
Before your baby is born.
Interlude: How sign language can change your baby's life
First year of life.
Interlude: Raising library babies
Reading with a one-year-old.
Interlude: How to inspire reluctant readers
Reading during the Terrible Twos.
Interlude: The joy of homemade books and projects
Three-year-old readers.
Interlude: Why your kid should read comic books
Learning with four-year-old readers.
Interlude: Mastering the art of storytelling
Kindergarten and beyond
Conclusion: How born readers can thrive with Common Core standards.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-290) and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
372.42/5
Library of Congress
LB1050 .B58 2014

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxvii, 305 pages ;
Number of pages
305

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26475349M
Internet Archive
bornreadingbring0000boog
ISBN 10
1476749795
ISBN 13
9781476749792
LC Control Number
2014005567
OCLC/WorldCat
862788421
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