The Gift of 30 Minutes refers to the tremendous advantages of reading aloud to your child. Here is an excerpt from the article:
Reading aloud, with active participation from your child, helps children learn new words, learn about written language, and see the connection between words that are written and words that are spoken. Evidence from research says that reading and talking to your infant and/or toddler may be the single most important thing in determining your child’s intellectual, economic and social success. Just 30 minutes a day and your child’s life will be changed forever!
For further information, please read this article on ezine.