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October is Read Aloud Month ~ Join us for a special Read Aloud storytime

October 7, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Read Aloud

 

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Why Read Aloud

(from www.readaloud.org)

There is an easy way to improve your child’s chances at school. It will entertain and delight him. It will strengthen the bonds between him and you. And it is virtually free.

Sound too good to be true? Actually, it isn’t. The magical method: taking time to read aloud to your child.

In an era of high-stakes testing and education reforms and revolutions, research has repeatedly proved that one simple parenting technique is among the most effective. Children who are read aloud to by parents get a head start in language and literacy skills and go to school better prepared.

“Reading aloud to young children, particularly in an engaging manner, promotes emerging literacy and language development and supports the relationship between child and parent,” concludes a review in this month’s Archives of Disease in Childhood.  Read more here

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Date:
October 7, 2017
Time:
10:30 am - 11:00 am
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Organizer

Fort Bragg Library
Phone:
707-964-2020
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Venue

Fort Bragg Library
499 E Laurel St
Fort Bragg, CA United States
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Phone:
707-964-2020