Parents can demonstrate the value of reading by dedicating time with a good book on Family Reading Night.
Read bedtime stories
Give A Book
Demonstrate book ownership through Random Acts of Book Giving. Offer book to parent with small child, never directly to the child without permission.
How do we demonstrate literacy skills?
We look at results....like demonstration of other skills
So, how many examples of good literacy skills
will it take to insure that our children receive book?
Demonstrate Corporate Support for Literacy by adding a picture or message to fleet vehicles.
Demonstrate love of reading, let your children see you read for the joy of it.
Demonstrate support by giving a book gift to children after clinic visits. Set up a bookshelf and encourage staff to donate gently used books for children to read or take home.