Literacy skills refer to all the skills needed for reading and writing. Pre-literacy skills refer to the skills a child gains before she can read or write. There are so many ways we can support young learners in our every day routines and interactions. In Part 1 of this blog series I'll talk about strategies to support early reading skills, and in Part 2 I'll discuss strategies to enhance early writing skills.
Strategies for Supporting Early Reading Skills
Print and Book Awareness:
So as you can see, there are many ways you can help your child gain important early reading skills. I hope you find these strategies to be helpful. Let me know which ones your child enjoys the most! Join me next time as I provide strategies for enhancing early writing skills.
What therapists and educators need to know about early child development
Cari Ebert, MS, CCC-SLP, is a pediatric speech-language pathologist who specializes in apraxia, autism and early intervention.