It’s never too early to start reading to your child. Even if he’s only a few months old (and more interested in chewing the covers) the ritual of sitting on Mommy or Daddy’s lap reaps numerous long-term benefits.
Reading to your baby builds your bond and strengthens his visual and language skills. He learns sounds has different meanings (the foundation of speech and comprehension) and builds his vocabulary and self-expression. Research also shows that aside from developing a life long love for books, it also makes a child more receptive to all kinds of learning.
Here are some tips for choose books that your baby will love. [Read more…]