Raising Readers Adult Version Night 2Presentation Transcript
3-part workshop series designed to improve
literacy skills of children 4-8
Free materials and a chance to win prizes
Eligible for free membership to Telebear’s Cub
Hands on crafts
Exciting hands on presentation from a local
To provide parents with practical ideas that they
can implement at home.
To provide activities that parents can do with their
To view a community partner presentation.
Read the following selection.
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Pterty amzanig, huh?
Makes sounds and
Pretends to read.
Names some objects
in a book.
Scribbles with a
Birth to Age 3
Enjoys listening to
and talking about
Attempts to read and
ID signs and labels.
ID and uses known
Age 3 and 4
Sounds as if they are
reading when they
Enjoys being read to.
Retells simple stories.
Begins to write
common words and
left to right and top
Reads and retells
ID an increasing number
of words by sight.
Attempts to use
do we control it?
What do we do about
What can families do in
place of media exposure?
What are some
activities that can
Be a good role model.
View questionable programs with child and
Record appropriate entertainment for later.
Encourage physical activity.
Talk with other parents.
Watch and discuss it together.
Evaluate TV News with Your Children.
Make it a learning experience.
Reading 30 Provide writing
minutes/day. materials and
infants before they Ask your child to
can read. describe events.
Set up a reading Restrict the
area at home. amount and kind
of TV watched.
Read and write
with children in Keep track of
their native school progress.
Inyour binder, p.38 there is a list of things to
do with your child(ren).
Strengthen reading and language skills.
Are fun for the whole family.
Yourchild should never again utter the
words, “There’s nothing to do, I’m bored”.
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partner Your Mama
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