Parents often ask me what they can do at home to support and encourage reading. I find myself repeating four main ideas, things that reading workshop teachers know that every parent, grandparent, babysitter, school volunteer, policymaker — well, everyone — should know, too.
Duggan, Libby. "4 Things to Know About Reading." Indiana Partnership for Young Writers, 2013. Available from: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/iypw_articles/5