Step 2: Pick a comfy spot to snuggle up with your child and that great book
Step 3: Before you jump into the story, check out the book!
- Look at the cover together, talk about the cover picture.
- Point to the title and read it aloud to our child.
- Tell your child that the author is the person who wrote the book, point to their name and read it aloud.
- If there is an illustrator, tell your child that the person who draws the pictures is called an illustrator; point to their name and read it to your child.
Step 4: Read the book to your child using our How to read with your child parent guide
Step 5: When you are done, tell your child you LOVE to read with them!