As the weather cools, we turn our attention to indoor activities like reading. In her explanation of Why we should all be reading aloud to children, Rebecca Bellingham explains that reading aloud to children enhances their capacity for independent reading. She emphasizes the relational benefits, describing how reading aloud to children offers opportunities for meaningful connection and joy.

The preschool curriculum has an assortment of digital children’s books to be read aloud in the classroom or shared with families. Local libraries are also a great place to hear stories read aloud or to select a great book for reading in a cozy corner at home. The link below takes you to Why we should all be reading aloud to children.