Ease your child into the world of literature with a wide range of picture books. Learning to read is a skill every child requires, however, some children pick up the skill of reading at a faster rate than others. Picture books offer the fundamental grounding for children to begin picking up the skills vital in learning how to read proficiently.
There are a wide range of books that are certain to entertain your child and get them enjoying learning to read. The importance of picture books is second to none in the upbringing of a child's ability to read.
Reading picture books, at home or in the classroom, out loud can assist children in sounding out the language while also allowing adults to introduce and explain new words.This, therefore, boosts engagement between child and parents or child and teacher as they spend time discussing the story's narrative, pictures and words.
Greater Understanding for children.
By using children's picture books, young children manage to gain a greater understanding of what they read due to the illustrations. The excellent drawings in books such as 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt' and 'Funnybones', among many, many others, help children figure out the narrative and thus increase a child's comprehension.
More importantly from a child's point of view, picture books are a fun way of reading. If a child's first experience of reading is positive then it can inspire a life-long love of books.