When you and your child read together, everyone wins. You get that precious bonding time you’ve been wanting more of, and your child gets a safe place to practice their reading skills and talk openly about interests, opinions, and ideas.
Catered for kids from preschool to 5th grade, the engaging books below will help you create a reading routine for you and your child that they’ll want to stick to.
And yes, even big kids benefit from a shared read-aloud. The older they become, the less reading instruction they get at school, so it’s essential to create a read-aloud routine at home where they can work on their reading comprehension and vocabulary.
These best-selling classics are filled with important life lessons your child will want to read over and over again. You’ll strengthen your bond while your child learns new words, meets unforgettable characters, and enjoys more than a few laughs.
Here are 10 feel-good books for your read-aloud that promise quality family time.
Follow a little girl through her day as she remembers to greet everyone she meets with smiles, hugs, and loving words. This book is as memorable for its lesson on kindness as it is for its sweet illustrations.