Have any of the grade-level reading sites explored the possibility of replicating this supermarket project in their communities? If so, how did it go? Were you able to get existing materials?
Picture this: You're in the supermarket with your hungry preschooler in tow. As you reach into the dairy case, you spot a sign with a friendly cartoon cow. It reads: "Ask your child: Where does milk come from? What else comes from a cow?"
In a small study published last year, signs like these, placed in Philadelphia-area supermarkets, sparked a one-third increase in conversations between parents and children under 8. Continue reading How To Spark Learning Everywhere Kids Go — Starting With The Supermarket