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       "Your website is terrific, very classy and lots of good info. Keep up the good work!" (Jim Trelease after visiting this website)

       "I am delighted by your whole approach and attitude to reading aloud and I know it will pay dividends in the lives of your very lucky students." (Mem Fox)



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The Benefits of Reading Aloud with Children


  • Children's self-esteem grows as they experience the security of having a parent or other caring person read aloud with them.
  • Children learn listening skills, vocabulary, and language skills.
  • Children develop imagination and creativity.
  • Children learn concepts and information about the world around them.
  • Children learn positive behavior patterns and social conduct.
  • Children learn positive attitudes towards themselves and others.
  • Children learn the joy of reading!



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