Articles for Teachers and Parents:
Families and Literacy
Reading is not only about books, it’s about having fun in a variety of places—some you probably never thought about. The articles offered here will spark your imagination as you learn about reading development, literacy milestones, and how art and museums can have a positive impact on children’s reading skills. There are also suggestions about family involvement in reading, “checkups” you can use to test your children’s reading health during various stages of development, and an inspiring look at helping children with disabilities become successful readers.