Category Archives: Experiences

Finding Literacy In The Everyday

Our experiences contribute to our literacy lives in a big way.  Every little activity that we participate in is filed away in our brains until there comes a time when we need it.  Early childhood is such a fun and magical time to help kids see HOW these little experiences connect to their literacy lives.

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Connecting To Experiences

I will tell you over and over again, that our literacy development is the product of our experiences. We make deeper connections with the texts we read if we have some experience relating to the book.  Last night, my daughter was looking through the nonfiction section of her library shelves.  She found a book about whales and dolphins.

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