What is literacy for Mummy?

Teaching the FUNCTION of literacy is a great place to start with young ones. ┬áLearning the letters is not anywhere on Master2’s radar but he IS very excited to help ‘write his name’ on his banana for daycare.

In his eyes, he IS writing his name!

In his eyes, he IS writing his name!

Can you involve your child in pretending to do this or ‘writing’ a shopping list or even drawing about their day?
This is all what’s called emergent literacy. ┬áStay tuned for a post on this soon