Literacy Day and is November 1

National Family Literacy Month and National Family Literacy Day

Why is there a national month for Family Literacy or a national day for Family Literacy? Simple – the most important determinant of a child’s language and literacy is parental involvement. The more parents (grandparents and siblings too!) are involved with reading, writing, talking and thinking with children, the stronger their children’s language and literacy skills. Success in reading ripples into success in other academic areas.

Because of the importance of early involvement of parents and family talking, reading, writing and thinking with children, the Desire Tobey Sears Chapter NSDAR join...

 

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