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Choosing the Right book for Your Child

Posted: Thursday, January 17th, 2013 at 6:26 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Aaron Gernes

Many parents like buying their children books – but how can you make sure the book isn’t too difficult? Knoxville reading teacher Jennifer Lambirth says one test is to open a random page of a book and have your child scan it. If they don’t know five or more words, that book is probably too difficult. Lambirth says librarians and local bookstores are both great resources to find out what books will match your child’s interests.