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The Poetry Takeaway

Anne Silva

By Anne Silva

Poetry Month is almost over, but there’s time for us to talk about one more way that poetry is so important…

Recently, I was learning a little bit about early literacy for my preschooler. (The Every Child Ready to Read program) The lecture I attended was about the concepts of ”Talk, Sing, Read, Write, and Play” as habits that parents can use to foster early literacy skills, such as phonemic awareness, print awareness, background knowledge, vocabulary… the same kinds of things I want my Spanish students to develop!