Literacy Resources for Parents (Ages 0-3):

It is never too early to start reading books with children. From the day they are born, children begin to have experiences with language. These early experiences make a difference in how well children will do when they get to school. Loving parents who sing songs, tell nursery rhymes, and read books with simple pictures to their infants and toddlers will have a lasting effect on their children’s success in school and in life.

The following resources help parents and other caregivers help their young children get off to a good start on the road to literacy.

Books for Infants

Tips For Reading With Babies

Books for Toddlers & Young Preschoolers

Tips For Reading With Toddlers

Video - Tips for Reading Books with Young Children