Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6Share a love of reading Visit the library on a regular basis  Take part in library reading programs and story hours.  Get your child his/her own library card and help choose books to check out. (Dr. Seuss books are great for this age.) Make reading important in your home  Encourage family members to give books as gifts for birthdays and other occasions.  Designate a special place in your home to store your child’s books.  Seek out age-appropriate magazines such as Highlights for Children or Zoobooks.  Have a special reading time for all family members.  Be a good role model. Read newspapers, books, and magazines for information and pleasure, and talk about what you’ve read. “I read a really interesting article today about...”  Develop a reading routine, such as reading a bedtime story to your child each night.