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Reading Activities for Ages 3-5

Reading Activities for Ages 3-5

 
Encourage your child's literacy skills, well before he learns to read!
Create a special book for bath time.
Promote good behavior with a fanciful tale about some of kids’ favorite creatures.
Remember what happened when Little Bunny Foo Foo didn’t listen to the Good Fairy?
Introduce your child to the world of letters, sounds, and words with our 6 activity tips.
Being able to translate thinking into artistic or print representation is a skill that allows children to apply what they’ve learned, demonstrate understanding, and promote higher thinking.
When your child explores the concept of wishes, he explores self-awareness.
Scoop out the letters of your child's delicious name and match them up!
These engaging activities help build the foundation for reading.
Give on-the-fly storytelling a try — it’s rewarding for both your kids and yourself.
Savor special story times — they are good for you and your kids.
Make mischief with a funny-face collage.
Nurture a love of reading to foster a strong parent-child bond.
Help your child round up circular items and create art with them.

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