Early Literacy

Paul is definitely a reader. Not in the baby genius sense, but in the developmentally appropriate for a four-year old way. Here is just a peek at the last twenty-four hours:

Taking time out from running around to sit in his “library” and enjoy reading.

Dsc05522

Reading the instructions to his lego building.

(Maybe this is why Joe is so much better at building our purchases from IKEA and I just walk away in frustration?)

Dsc05523

Imitating the reading of prayers and songs like the priests.

Dsc05610

Reading the entire book almost entirely correct with a combination of memorization, picture clues, and the predictable text of this book (developing the beginning of a growing interest in dinosaurs).

Dsc05615

The best part is he self-identifies as a reader, inviting me to listen to him read a story aloud.

One response to “Early Literacy

  1. Ricardo Frias

    I triple like this POST

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: