How to help your child with reading. * What is reading?. * Reading and the 21 st Century. * What can I do to help?. * What is available to support me?. * Questions. What is reading?. Prior Knowledge. What do we already know about this subject/type of book/author/film-maker?.
* What is reading?
* Reading and the 21st Century
* What can I do to help?
* What is available to support me?
Reading is more than understanding print matter.
It involves making meaning from a variety of texts including:
Aoccdrnig to rscheearch at an Elingsh uinervtisy, it deosn’t mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoetnt tihng is that the frist and lsat ltteers are in the rghit pclae: the rset can be a toatl mses but you can still raed it wouthit a porbelm. This is bcuseae we don’t raed ervey lteter but the word as a wlohe.
Strong oral language is the foundation of successful reading.
Talk is central to all aspects of literacy development.
Prior to Reading:
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Remember – reading should be meaningful