Early Reading and Scientifically-Based Research
Title I Directors' Conference
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Strategies that Encourage Shared Reading
Teach Children About Books:
- Know how to handle the book appropriately.
- Recognize book features such as the front and back covers, and the top and bottom, of the book.
- Understand that a book has a title, was written by an author, and has drawings done by an illustrator.
- Recognize that printed letters and words run from left to right and from top to bottom.