The initial years are quite crucial in the lives of preschool kids so that he develops a love for learning and reading all through his life and be disciplined.
Make sure that everything has a name
It is not difficult to develop your child’s comprehension skills early. You can accomplish this feat by playing those games that include pointing out to different objects and naming them. For instance ask him questions like “where are your mom’s eyes?” or asking him, “Where are you ears?”
Read jointly with him regularly
Make it a habit to read out to your little one daily. You can make this experience a loving and warm one for him by cuddling him during these fun reading sessions. You can read together especially during his bedtime.
You kid needs to be thoroughly checked up if you feel that there is a problem
Make sure that you visit your kid’s teacher or his pediatrician at the earliest when you are apprehensive that there are issues related to his sight, hearing ability or language development.
Point out to him whenever you see printed words
Speak to him about any written word that he sees around him and when he asks you a question about any new word, respond to him as enthusiastically as possible. You can make this a fun session by asking him to look out for new words whenever both of you have an outing.
It is not unusual that your kid will like to listen to his favorite story again and again. Do not discourage him and be willing to read out the same story over and over. There are studies that have indicated that reading repeatedly can help the kids to develop their skills in language.
Make sure that you are interactive
It is important that you engage your kid so that she listens to a story with a great deal of attention. You can respond to her queries, draw her attention on a particular page or point at certain things while reading to make the session more interactive. You can also ask her questions and listen to her replies.
You need to know when and where to call it a day
When you see that your kid is having trouble to pay attention or is not showing enough interests, you can stop the reading session for some time. There is no point with continuing any activity when your kid does not enjoy it.
There should be an element of fun in your voice when you involve him in an activity
Any activity per say reading or studying should not appear to be a boring and dull affair for your kid. So, add expression and humor in your voice when discussing with him or explaining the activity to him.
When you enroll your child in a pre nursery Singapore, make sure you keep in touch with the teachers to know how your child is progressing.