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As someone else suggested, start reading the words as well when you're reading to her. Teach her to read - or, more precisely, help her learn to read. Give her access to books, with some planning initially as to which books. If she's anything like I was as a kid, she'll pretty much take care of the rest herself.


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Lots of good thoughts in the other answers. Here's a couple more. You say you don't read the text of the books to her. She's getting to an age now where she can really start to appreciate the text. Many children's books have great rhythm and rhyming schemes. Reading her these will teach her about different sounds and rhythms which will set her up with a ...


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Pretty much every page of every children's book we own has new learning opportunities for our two year old! It's a pretty awesome time. You can always go into more detail about the illustrations and the story. In general, these are the subjects I ask questions or make comments about: Sizes - Big, smaller, bigger, smaller, medium, tall, short, etc. ...


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At two, while you certainly can begin working on alphabet and numerals and counting, I tend to feel that the most important things are creativity, emotions, and breadth of experience. By breadth of experience I mean to encounter a lot of different things, such that not only can the child learn about new concepts, vocabulary, cultures, and ideas, but the ...


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We've started trying to bring the stories alive by acting the stories and using props and toys. For example: We're Going on a Bear Hunt - Searching the house for different "animals" i.e. stuffed toys. We ask what the animal sounds like, what it looks like and where does it live. A hidden iPod with speakers can add to the realism (Or dad doing his best ...


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Try reading her books such as alphabets with pictures.If she enjoys reading them then she might read books by herself by the time she is 3 years old. I taught the same to my daughter when she was about same age. Also try to find a animal book with many animals on the same page. Identify them once with your daughter and play the question answer. She might ...



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