Working together to help children get ready to learn to read!

Reading Success Depends on Knowing Early Literacy Skills:

Print Awareness:
Noticing print everywhere

Phonological Awareness:
Knowing sounds

Letter Knowledge:
Naming letters and their sounds

Vocabulary:
Knowing lots of words

Background Knowledge:
Knowing about the world all around

Here are 5 Fun, Free, and Easy Practices You Can Do with Your Child to Teach Those Skills:

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This Month's ECRR Featured Titles

The Wheels on the Bus Book Cover

Title:
The Wheels on the Bus by Jane Cabrera

Skills:
• Vocabulary
• Phonological Awareness

Practices:
• Talking
• Singing
• Reading
• Writing
• Playing


Extend the Book with this lion painting small motor skills craft!

Monsters go night night Book Cover

Title:
Monsters Go Night-Night by Aaron Zenz

Skills:
• Print Motivation
• Narrative Skills

Practices:
• Talking
• Singing
• Playing

Extend the Book with a paper plate monster craft!