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Building Literacy Skills from Birth (Yes Birth) and Beyond

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Today’s Brains in Toyland segment regards how children learn to read and write.

Literacy specialist, Lauren Becker, is here to talk about how these skills really begins at birth.

She’ll tell us how parents are key players in their child’s reading ability development and address questions parents often have.

We’ll talk about the connection that reading has to speaking, listening, and writing skills and discuss ideas to help children become successful readers and develop a love for this very crucial skill.

We'd like to answer more of your questions about literacy. Please send questions and show suggestions to

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Dr. T and the Kids AtoZ Team