The six early literacy or pre‑reading skills that children must learn in order to learn to read are
Celebrating sounds through singing, dancing and rhyming.
ABC’s and More
Teaching your child the names, sounds and shape of letters.
See Words Everywhere
Pointing out and saying words everywhere you see them.
Enjoying books and reading.
Knowing the name of things, concepts, feelings and ideas.
Describing things and events as well as telling and retelling stories.