To provide opportunities and modeling for parents and children to read and talk about books together, and to give away books to add to home collections.
Parents are their children’s first and most important teachers
All children need to own books and have conversations around them with family
Exposure to quality literature expands language, vocabulary, and ultimately the child’s world
Parents and children reading and talking about books together increases academic success
Reading books with children enriches family life and increases the bond between a parent and a child