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Host: 
National Center on Improving Literacy
Location: 
Online
Audience: 
Parents & Families, Schools & Districts
Host: 
National Center on Improving Literacy
Location: 
Online
Audience: 
Parents & Families, Schools & Districts

Improving Literacy Briefs

Infographic for Supporting Your Child’s Literacy Development at Home. Read the full brief for more information.

Taking part in literacy experiences at home can develop your child’s reading ability, comprehension, and language skills.  Activities that you can engage in at home include: joint reading, drawing, singing, storytelling, reciting, game playing, and rhyming.  You can tailor activities to your child’s age and ability level, and can incorporate technology into your learning opportunities.

Audience: 
Parents & Families
Topic: 
Beginning Reading, Comprehension

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