Last Updated on 29 November 2022 by Dr. Sandro Cantoni

You want to read with your child

Discover here why is important, how to do it, and the best books.

The human voice has a great and secret power that we risk forgetting. Because we are distracted by the multitude of digital tools we use. Before the meaning, there is the sound. Before the words, there is the voice.

The months and years will pass, and voice will take the form of words, more and more complex and flowery.

The key message of this website is: talk to your child.

Don’t deny him or her what you can do, what he o she needs. Speak to him, to her. 

And if you don’t know what to say, there are sources of the right words, which are made for this. 

Read a book.

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Why is it important to read a book with your baby or child?

Even just 10-15 minutes each day.  Reading aloud a good book with your baby or child is crucial for his future. Let’s see why.

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How to Read a Book to a Child or Baby?

There are no rules to follow, or tricks to avoid mistakes. Be spontaneous, let your imagination and creativity guide you. And if you don’t have any, be patient. Maybe the reading will be more fun. But I can give you some suggestions, and you can find them in this article. 

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Baby and Child Development and Reading Advice

Your child’s age is characterized by the attainment of specific motor, language, sensory, emotional, and cognitive skills. For this reason, it is essential that the way you read, and the books you share with your child, are appropriate for their developmental level.