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Importance of Reading Aloud
- Helps children acquire early language skills
- Helps children develop positive associations with books and reading
- Helps children build a stronger foundation for school success
From http://www.letsmove.gov/active-families here are a few activities and steps that you and your family can consider to get started on a path to a healthier lifestyle!
Connecting With Your Family
Eat together as a family more often. Laugh more often together. Play outside together. Read books together or to them.
Whether parents are living together or not, in a two-parent family it’s likely that one (or both) has spoken critically of the other — in the presence of the children. You can be so stubborn! a frustrated mother says to father as the children sit nearby. You don’t listen when I talk to you, father blurts into the cellphone while the kids listen from the back seat.