Both my children LOVE being read to, and also reading themselves. We’ve always encouraged reading and enjoyed it. Recently, with us all being sick with, not as much reading happened. But, because technology is brilliant we had a brilliant substitute. We listen to books! Listening to stories is a great alternative to reading.
I download them to my iPhone or iPad. Matthew is thoroughly enjoying choosing stories and listening to them, and it’s such a great way to experience stories & encourage imagination.
Matthew’s current choices are Mog stories. (Which make me feel old, because I listened to those) and Emily is listening to “The Naughtiest Girl” stories.
So that’s what we’re reading (listening to)