Your child has learned some letters and is ready to learn how to read words.
It is time to start learning letters and what sounds they stand for. Children learn to read best in the language they speak the best.
The child at this stage is reading to learn. They are able to follow a story or book across multiple reading sessions. Children at this stage can be encouraged to read chapter books.
Your child has mastered all the letters and how to read words. They are ready to practice reading with lots of books.
Easy words, word repetition, less than 250 words
Longer sentences, up to 1500 words
Your child is not quite ready to learn to read. Listening to stories builds vocabulary knowledge and prepares them for learning letters.
Longer stories meant to be read aloud for children