Reading for Tots

Injecting fun into the process of learning the English language helps children become confident speakers and readers.

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photo courtesy of my english school

Kids rapidly absorb all kinds of information, from languages to social skills and following instructions. For inquisitive little ones, the world is a novel place filled with plenty of things to explore and experiment with. Research has shown that there is a golden window for language acquisition — several studies have revealed a correlation between the size of a child’s vocabulary by the age of 24 months and their language skills and future development.

Language is an important medium through which we communicate with the world, and understand the things happening around us, which is why setting a sound language foundation from a tender age is so important.

Learn about the power of English language in the Feb-Apr 2017 issue of little.