In 2008, some of Reach Out and Read’s Medical Champions published an article in the Archives of Disease in Childhood that provides an overview of key research on reading aloud to young children, and its influence on children’s language and literacy development. Read the article – called “Reading aloud to children: the evidence” here.[hr]
What better way to celebrate International Literacy Day than by promoting literacy among our youngest readers? Learn more about our ReadingPals program and sign up to be a volunteer reader today!