Let your toddler finish sentences for you. Try reading in funny voices. Ask your child questions about the story. Reading to babies and toddlers is one of the best things you can do to help build their brains.
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.