Why Literacy is important at all ages and stages

It is never too early to start reading to young children. Literacy is an important skill we can pass onto our children and something you and your children can enjoy for life. Starting from an early age we can sit quietly, cuddle and read short stories to babies. It is a great for a baby to enjoy the flow of words and the sound of your voice. What a lovely way to bond with your new baby. As your child gets older it is a great opportunity for you to start pointing to colours, shapes, animals and objects and encourage them to start to point and name images in familiar books you have read them. They will begin to copy the sound of the words and the flow of the sentences. Remember a parent is a c

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