Discuss what’s happening in the book, point out things on the page, and ask questions.
Know when to stop.
Put the book away for awhile if your child loses interest or is having trouble paying attention.
Read with fun in your voice.
Read to your child with humor and expression. Use different voices. Ham it up!
Say how much you enjoy reading.
Tell your child how much you enjoy reading with him or her. Talk about “story time” as the favorite part of your day.