Talking to Children

Talking to your children, along with reading to them, is the best thing you can do to develop their language skills, which are a huge part of how they can develop reading comprehension skills themselves.

As well as developing vocabulary, talking to your children develops their understanding of syntax (how sentences are built), context (what words may mean in different situations) and inference (what something means, even if it is not explained explicitly).

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s