• Welcome to Mrs. McLaren's Class 
    Grades K - 2 Learning Support
    Terry McLaren email - tmclaren@crsd.org

    10 Reasons to Read To Your Child

    Children will:

    Hear new words;

    Develop sentence sense and an ear for rhythm;

    Enjoy and compare diverse writing styles;

    Create common connections to ideas ;

    Use reading as a springboard to discussion and writing;

    Gain new knowledge and understanding;

    Hear standard forms of English;

    Learn about a variety of writing genres;

    Feel things they've never felt before;

    Share a wonderful time with you and your favorite read-aloud books!

    by Susan Nixon, MA Ed.