This KnowledgeBase archive includes content and external links that were accurate and relevant as of September 30, 2019.
The Early Language and Literacy KnowledgeBase is an online resource supporting language and literacy development in early learners from birth through age eight. Its focus is to support parents and caregivers in helping early learners with their language and literacy development, and teachers in enhancing their instruction for early learners from pre-Kindergarten through Grade 3.
Task 3: Stages of Reading Development
Guideline: Young children go through a series of stages in learning to read. Understanding emergent reading concepts enables teachers and caregivers of young learners to enhance both their interactions and their instructional strategies with their young learners. This task provides resources explaining emergent reading.