"Why Should I Teach My Child to Read?" 3 Reasons to Ask this Question NOW.
If you have a first-grader or kindergartner, you might be wondering: "Why should I teach my child to read?" Even without the added responsibility of monitoring your child's online schooling, there are a lot of good reasons for you to at least entertain the idea. After reading the 3 key reasons below, you might even find yourself moving a little closer to: "Hmm. Maybe I SHOULD teach my child to read."
But first, you need to know that you can teach your child to read. If you have been relying too heavily on an overburdened school system to do the job, be assured that teaching your child to read is indeed something you can do at home. This applies whether or not your child is physically attending school, homeschooled, or temporarily participating in school online.
So let's take a look at 3 critical reasons you may want to assume some (or most) of the responsibility of teaching your child to read.