When your baby starts trying to use words by asking for things with gestures, looks or babbles, help him find the word by naming whatever he’s asking for. “Oh, you want your truck? Here’s your yellow truck…”
Programs such as Best Beginnings and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library have not only brought the joy of reading books in to children and families lives but have also helped families realize how important it is to read to their child. I wouldn’t be who I am today with out early childhood education. I have become an amazing teacher and parent because of it.