•   Tips For Reading with Your Children

    girl with book1.  Be patient, encouraging, and positive.
                                       2. When your child makes an error, say something such as:
                                                 "That was a good try."
                                3.  If your child seems tired, ask if you can finish the story or
                                                  take turns reading alternate pages.
                                 4.  When your child reads a word incorrectly, let him or her
                                                  read to the end of the sentence or paragraph.  The child
                                                  will often realize the mistake on his or her own.  If not,
                                                  you can ask, "Does that make sense?"
                                 5.  End the session if your child becomes frustrated.