Read Along Books ...............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

These type of books and resources have read-along feature where each word is highlighted while it is being read. Research has proven that children who are read aloud to by parents get a head start in language and literacy skills and go to school better prepared. As per the Archives of Disease in Childhood, reading aloud to young children, particularly in an engaging manner, promotes emerging literacy and language development and supports the relationship between child and parent. In addition books in this section help promote phonological awareness, word recognition, and the correct pronunciation from the start.