Many parents wonder at what age to introduce a child to the alphabet. Relatives, friends and teachers recommend different dates to start learning letters. Someone thinks that start before 2 years does not make sense, others warn that after 3 will be too late. Begin to explore with the child the alphabet advantageously in the range from 2 to 4 years. To navigate it should in the first instance to the child.
Preparing to study with the child the alphabet
Don’t worry if your child shows no interest in the alphabet in 2 years. At this age it is more important to instill in him a love of reading, to show that the book is a source of knowledge, as well as fascinating and instructive stories. When reading follow a few simple rules:
reading to your child every day. Allow him to choose the book, stories or poems to read.
while reading slide your finger from line to line and let you turn pages. Pay attention to the illustrations to the text, the expression on their faces and other important details;
don’t hide the books. If the baby has a tendency to appreciate Continue reading