At this stage, you need to talk to your kiddo about the process of reading. You need to encourage your kiddo to start monitoring his own reading now. Up until this age, you have been reading to your kiddo and might have been diving deeper to determine whether he understands what you have read or not. Your sweetie pie is over 7 years old, and now he might learn lifelong habits by mimicking his elders around.
What you need to know:
At this point, you will notice that your little one might start focusing on his reading. This is the time when you need to encourage your little sweetheart to monitor his own reading. Your young reader needs to see you placing value on reading for his motivation. To make the reading process effective, you need to limit your kiddo’s television time and also you need to read together. It is a great way to understand that your kiddo is developing his language skills. It is also a positive sign that your kiddo is developing literacy skills.