Many parents may think “Why should I start reading to my baby when she can’t even understand the story?”. There is a misconception that reading to kids only revolves around the story and their understanding of it. But there are so many important reasons to read to babies, starting with the fact that they will learn from the very beginning that books are awesome!
Reading to babies shows them:
- Reading is a fun activity
- How to treat books
- To look at the pictures
- Reading time is a special time
There are many great books out there that can keep babies and toddlers engaged and interested. My daughter has enjoyed the following books in particular. (This post contains affiliate links).