When you’re out and about, point out simple signs and ask your child what they think they mean. If they get it wrong, remind them it’s a good try, and ask them to keep trying. Point out clues! (There is a barber inside, so the sign says “Haircuts”).

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Helping your child look for clues about what words mean is an important step in learning to read, write, and communicate, as well as developing critical thinking skills.

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