Top Ten Early Literacy Essentials–

Developing your child’s reading skills begins at birth. It is important for parents to understand the role they play in their child’s education. The State of Michigan created the Top Ten Early Literacy Essentials to improve children’s reading scores. Research suggests that each of the 10 practices outlined in the document below can have a positive impact on children.

The use of these practices in every home or preschool every day can make a positive difference in the state’s literacy achievement. Please read through the two documents attached below. One is for Birth-3 and the other Preschool top 10 Essentials published by the Michigan Department of Education.

                Top Ten Early Literacy Essentials- B-3 

                Top Ten Early Literacy Essentials- Pre K