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Reading is very important to a child's learning for many reasons. Some of these reasons are:

  • Improves vocabulary
  • Develops comprehension skills
  • Develops critical thinking skills
  • Improves memory
  • Builds confidence
  • Improves writing skills
  • Enhances imagination
  • Develops emotions

Reading with young children

Prof. Ruth Merttens helps you with tips for developing your child's reading skills. Read with your child and help to develop their higher level and lower level (technical) literacy skills.

Make sure you are choosing
just right books.


Virtual Libraries

Check out Twinkl for lots of great eBooks. Search eBooks.
















Classic Fairytales