Early Literacy Resources
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- Module 1 - Reading Aloud to Young Children: An Introduction (278.7 MB) provides a basic level of introduction to the Read Aloud process for families and care givers.
- Module 2 - Intentional Instruction: The Interactive Read-Aloud Process (93.6 MB) focuses on the importance of providing intentional instruction of robust vocabulary and emergent literacy skills as part of an Interactive Read-Aloud. This is designed for use by families and care givers.
- Module 3 - Dialogic Reading: A Systematic Shared Reading Experience (64.9 MB) focuses on a process for reading aloud to young children. Although Dialogic Reading was first developed to increase oral language skills with children from poverty homes, these research-based techniques work for ALL children. This is designed for use by families and care givers.