How Does Reading Benefit My Child
Reading to your child can be beneficial in a number of ways:
Reading develops intelligence Teaching your child to read can help improve their intelligence and expand their vocabulary. By reading stories to your child they learn to pronounce new words. It helps to increase their attention span as well enhance their concentration.
Reading provides bonding time Reading to your child provides for one-on-one attention and time for quality interaction.
Reading expands a child's interests Reading is a way for young children to learn about shapes, letters, numbers, and colors. Older children use reading as a way to expand their knowledge base.
Reading enhances a child's imagination Books teach a child about different personalities, situations and relationships. On the other hand fairy tales will enhance their imagination as they are both interactive and intriguing.