Most parents would feel really chuffed, on many levels, if their preschooler was showing signs of reading simple books. Some children will, but many won’t.
Does this mean that those who are beginning to read are brighter, more capable and will succeed more in life than those who are still not reading by school?
Of course not! Most of us reading this post will not have been reading before school, however we always aspire for the best for our children.
So what do we want from our preschools when it comes to more academic endeavours which support children’s progress? [Read more…]