Oral Language Activites that Develop Reading Readiness

Oral Language Activites that Develop Reading Readiness


Games and Circle Time Activites that Build Receptive and Expressive Language  
Storytelling
  • You don't need a book to promote reading readiness and a love of stories!
Action Stories
  • Children love actively participating in these narratives, chants, and games.
Fingerplays
  • As children combine these chants and songs with actions, they establish firm links between language, its use, and its meaning.
Finger Puppet Books and Puppets
  • Puppets offer children wonderful opportunities to explore the meaning of concepts,story plots, and characters, facilitating future reading comprehension.
Songs for Young Children
  • Music provides a most enjoyable way to build language facility.