Developing a Baby's Love of Reading

What can a child learn from books as an infant or toddler?

There are endless benefits from reading to your child. As an infant, your child will love listening to the tone and rhythm of your voice and looking at the pictures you point to and identify. Your child will enjoy looking at and holding picture books, even if he or she is not yet able to actually follow the story. And, in addition, books expose your child to vocabulary, word use, and picture identification—all of which foster language development. Listening to stories also helps to focus and lengthen your child's attention span, while your child tries to make sense of the story and expand his or her imagination by guessing what comes next.

How does reading now help later in life?
In addition to language development skills, reading acts as an emotional outlet for readers. Books can provide a child with a way to deal with intense emotions and fears. It puts those concerns into words and offers them comfort in learning about characters in similar situations.

How can I encourage my child to be a lifelong reader?
Children learn to be lifelong readers from their adult role models. So, be sure you read often, both on your own and to your child. When your child sees you reading and enjoying a book, you are providing a positive message about the important role that reading has in your life. Introduce your child to the local library and make trips there regularly to see the various types of books and the multitude of subjects available. Books can take you into a king's castle, swimming with a school of fish or into outer space! You can go anywhere!

source: fisher-price

Nutcrackers Daycare Academy We are a family owned and operated academy that provides children with a strong foundation to begin their lives. Our teachers are highly trained and extremely attentive to support your child’s desire to explore and discover. Our passionate staff values the relationships we have with our families and work hard to involve them in all our activities and decisions. Our facility provides an openness inside and out for a child to feel free to explore, create, and learn in a safe, loving and developmentally appropriate environment. Contact at 713-842-7796.

 21 Daycare Center in houston tx

Daycare in Houston TX

Academy, Children, Infants 1, Infants 2, Toddlers, Preschool, After School, Child Care & Day Care, Best Infant Day Care in Houston, Best Child Care in Houston, Childcare in Houston, Daycare & Preschool, Child Care Service Houston, Preschool Houston, Best houston preschool, educational preschool, preschool education, preschool in houston, preschool programs in houston, preschools in houston, Houston preschool, Houston Child care, Houston childcare, Houston daycare, Houston Infant Care, Houston after school care, preschool in Houston, Child care in Houston, childcare in Houston, day care in Houston, daycare in Houston

Contact Info

  •  Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  •  8128 Braewick DR. Houston, TX 77074

Hours

  •  Monday through Friday from 6:30 AM to 6:30 PM

SEND MESSAGE

Invalid Input

Invalid email address.

Invalid Input

Invalid Input

Copyright © 2019 All Rights Reserved. Nutcrackers Daycare Academy
Web Page by LaraNet | Expand Your Business!