One of the most powerful ways to develop your child's literacy skills is also the simplest: talk with your kids! Regular, meaningful conversations help kids learn new words and understand how to listen, and provide opportunities to share their own stories and ideas. When caring adults talk to kids about the world — explaining how a recipe works or the rules of baseball — they are planting seeds of knowledge that will grow as kids become independent thinkers, readers and writers.
How to Raise a Reader at Age Five
When Ant is sad he's not as big as his other friends, his friends teach him that there's an "ANT" in every "GIANT.
Snug as a Bug
Frog and Bug need help! Your child can use rhyming to help Bug figure out where he'll be "SNUG" so he can sleep.
Alpha Pig's Match Up
In this game with Alpha Pig, your child can practice letter knowledge by matching a letter card with the first letter of a word that starts with that letter.
Your child can sing along to this song about their mood as they learn about different emotions.
Princess Finds the Cave
Your child can learn about spelling the word "CAVE" with a silent "E" and the letter "C" in this clip with Princess Presto.
What's the Mr. Big Deal?
Mr. Big's unexpected success with his evil bunny ears plan prompts Word Girl to explain the word "LAUGHABLE.
The Alphabet Song
Your child can sing the alphabet song and name objects and characters that begin with each letter in this musical clip.
Super Why Game
In this clip, your child can help the princess save her father from the dragon by changing the story so she's not scared anymore.
Wonder Red and Princess Presto Spell Stars
Wonder Red and Princess Presto help make it bright enough to see by creating stars! Your child will learn about spelling words that end in "-ar" and making words plural by adding "-s".
What's Your Favorite Word?
In this online game, your child can watch favorite word videos or select favorite words to create and send messages to family and friends.
Raise a Reader with Super Why
Super Why introduces children to the power of reading -- and helps kids develop problem-solving skills along the way. Through engaging stories and games, your child can practice key skills like letter identification, word decoding, spelling, vocabulary and comprehension.Find Activities