3 Reasons Why "How Do I Teach My Child to Read?" is a Critical Question Parents are Asking NOW
Because so many jurisdictions have shifted to online schooling, if you have a first-grader or kindergartner, you might be wondering: "How do I teach my child to read?"
Good question. But first, let's establish that you can teach your child to read. While learning to read is often left to the school system, teaching a child to read is not particularly difficult. Given the right tools—and a patient mom or dad—you can teach your child to read, whether or not he or she is physically going to school.
After all, parents have been teaching their children to read for generations. And not surprisingly, the way parents were teaching during the era of the one-room schoolhouse is same approach that science tells us today is the most effective. Phonics!
But before you begin teaching your child to read using phonics, take a look below at the 3 reasons it's critical that you do.