Helpful Links for Families and Volunteers

March 2, 2019 Radio City Talk show broadcast

 

 

Million word gap for children not read to at home:

https://news.osu.edu/a-million-word-gap-for-children-who-arent-read-to-at-home/

 

 

How to raise a reader- helpful article for all parents and grandparents:

 

https://www.nytimes.com/guides/books/how-to-raise-a-reader

 

New York Times Article on Benefits of Reading to Babies         

 

Pediatrician Explains How Doing This One Thing Early Can              Change A Child’s Life

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/pediatrician-explains-how-doing-this-one-thing-early-can-change-a-childs-life_us_58d031bee4b0be71dcf71e34

 

J.K. Rowling found out her books helped save this baby's life. Her response was magic.

http://www.upworthy.com/jk-rowling-found-out-her-books-helped-save-this-babys-life-her-response-was-magic?c=ufb1

 

 

 

Instead of a funeral, she wants you to read to a child...

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/arts-and-entertainment/wp/2016/09/06/this-beloved-childrens-author-didnt-want-a-funeral-she-said-read-to-a-child-instead/?postshare=8461473282228455&tid=ss_fb

 

Too Small To Fail

New York Times article

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/02/opinion/building-childrens-brains.html?_r=0
 

 

The Melancholy Mystery of Lullabies

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/10/18/magazine/the-melancholy-mystery-of-lullabies.html?action=click&contentCollection=magazine&region=rank&module=package&version=highlights&contentPlacement=3&pgtype=sectionfront&_r=0
 

 

Mind in the Making Book Lists-excellent resource!

https://www.fbmarketplace.org/mitm

 

Excellent article with easy to follow guidelines on reading to a baby or toddler:  

http://tmcforchildren.com/2012/04/24/on-the-laps-of-their-parents-reading-to-baby/

 

Bedtime for Toddlers: Ten Steps to Sleep Without Tears

www.storknet.com/cubbies/parenting/bedtime-toddlers.htm 

 

Web site for developmental milestones: 

www.healthychildren.org

 

Wonderful web site with lots of information on books for infants and toddlers.

http://raisingatalker.com/resources/books-for-infants/

 

Great article on the basics of reading to babies and toddlers:

http://raisingatalker.com/basics-about-reading-with-infants-toddlers/

 

KidsHealth is the #1 most-visited website for children's health and development. 

www.kidshealth.org


Resources and information for the knowledge and know-how to nurture early development.

www.zerotothree.com

 

 

 

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