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The Pre-K Years

Parent tips for easy activities to do with your child that will help them get ready to read. Part of our Growing Readers series.

Bilingual parent tips about nurturing early literacy skills

Written especially for parents, Growing Readers provides monthly tips for raising strong readers and writers. In this section, you’ll find guidance on choosing a good preschool and staying connected. You’ll also find simple ways to help your child get ready for kindergarten — through read alouds, playing with letters and sounds, and writing activities.

All of the Growing Readers tip sheets here are available in English and Spanish, with downloadable PDFs for printing and sharing!

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