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building our support team
building conversations
building concepts
positive parenting
learning from my family
learning through play
read with me
getting ready for school

language and learning

Getting Ready for School
Literacy Checklist
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girl sitting at a tableEvery day, chances to encourage literacy happen. When we remember to write them down, we can share them with others and use them as reminders for other days. Here is a way to keep track of a few of the literacy opportunities that happen in a day.

What Am I Doing At Home To Encourage Literacy?

What were we doing?
What did I do that encouraged literacy awareness?
What did my child do then?